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WATCH: Yorkshire Day goes with a BANG in Ripon

Yorkshire Day in Ripon 2018

Published by The Stray FM News Team at 8:44am 2nd August 2018.

Yorkshire Day celebrations came to a close in Ripon on Wednesday, with a firework display over the Town Hall.

Yorkshire's smallest city was chosen to host this year's big celebrations.

Thousands came out to celebrate, with a packed day of entertainment.

WATCH: Firework display in Ripon for Yorkshire Day

A first for Yorkshire Day

History was made on the day, as for the first time four Hornblowers came together to set the watchin the market place.

One of the Hornblowers, Wayne C, told us: "We've never done it before with four Hornblowers and we don't plan to do it again.

"It's going to be a one-off just for Yorkshire Day." 

WATCH: Dignitaries from across Yorkshire were welcomed to the city, with over 100 Mayors bringing their bling to Ripon.

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