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    The 29 Most Yorkshire Things That Have Ever Happened

    Yorkshire! Yorkshire! Yorkshire!

    1. This van's registration number.

    2. This "lost pet" sign.

    3. This description of Wakefield train station, on Foursquare.

    4. This critique of Eccles cakes.

    5. Whoever decided to give out gravy at Leeds Station.

    They were giving out free gravy at Leeds Station this morning. #onlyinyorkshire

    Rob Parrish@RobParrish75

    They were giving out free gravy at Leeds Station this morning. #onlyinyorkshire

    9:21 AM - 06 Dec 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

    6. And whoever thought a massive pork pie would be better than a birthday cake.

    My birthday cake is a large pork pie. #OnlyInYorkshire

    Matthew Pitt@YorkyPuds

    My birthday cake is a large pork pie. #OnlyInYorkshire

    8:37 PM - 19 Apr 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    7. These plain crisps.

    Crisps that say 'nowt on' rather than 'plain' #onlyinyorkshire

    Sophie Smith@sphiesmith

    Crisps that say 'nowt on' rather than 'plain' #onlyinyorkshire

    1:43 PM - 29 Dec 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

    8. "Twerk".

    9. This breaking news story in Whitby.

    The #Whitby gazette has surpassed itself #Yorkshire

    Peter Diapre@skybod

    The #Whitby gazette has surpassed itself #Yorkshire

    9:25 AM - 18 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    10. This charming sign.

    @EducatingYork Doing a brilliant job pal !! #onlyinyorkshire

    Liam Thompson@L_Thompson15

    @EducatingYork Doing a brilliant job pal !! #onlyinyorkshire

    10:46 AM - 29 Oct 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    11. This newspaper small ad.

    konstantinvintsik

    It says: "PARROT Cage – 6ft cage. Great for large parrots. Bought last year for £150 but it were too big for a small parrot. £80 ONO."

    12. This reaction to being run over by a car.

    Guy gets run over, gets up n chases after the car #OnlyInDewsbury

    Amazon Girls/Lizzie @AmazonGirls

    Guy gets run over, gets up n chases after the car #OnlyInDewsbury

    2:34 PM - 23 Apr 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

    13. This illegally parked horse.

    Tsk. Parked on double yellows. #onlyinyorkshire

    Stefan Roberts@stefanroberts

    Tsk. Parked on double yellows. #onlyinyorkshire

    1:38 PM - 27 Jun 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    14. This scandal in Sheffield.

    15. These sheep chilling on a roof.

    You know you're nearly home when the sheep line the rooftops to welcome you #localhero #onlyinyorkshire

    Henry Perham@Henryperham

    You know you're nearly home when the sheep line the rooftops to welcome you #localhero #onlyinyorkshire

    9:05 PM - 11 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    16. Harrogate's straightest banana.

    Missing Plane....✈ Russia.... Pistorius..... ....that ain't news...this is! #Yorkshire

    Yorkshire Slang@YorkshireSlang

    Missing Plane....✈

    Russia....🇷🇺

    Pistorius.....🔫

    ....that ain't news...this is! #Yorkshire

    7:34 PM - 24 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    17. This instruction to a takeaway driver in Leeds.

    18. This full English breakfast served IN A YORKSHIRE PUDDING.

    @hirstydose - WOW #onlyinyorkshire @Should come onYorkshireSlang @yorkshireprobs #yorkshirepud ”

    Steph Walton@swalton86

    @hirstydose - WOW #onlyinyorkshire 😍 @Should come onYorkshireSlang @yorkshireprobs #yorkshirepud ”

    11:29 PM - 14 Nov 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    19. This woman taking her ferret for a walk.

    20. This computer program menu written in Yorkshire.

    This is what a #Yorkshire computer menu looks like (via @yorkshireprobs )

    Colin Shelbourn@colinshelbourn

    This is what a #Yorkshire computer menu looks like (via @yorkshireprobs )

    8:59 AM - 11 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    21. This woman taking her dog for a walk in North Yorkshire.

    22. Three-year-old Millen Eve, the most Yorkshire little girl ever.

    View this video on YouTube

    youtube.com

    "What does daddy like?"

    "Oooh he likes onions."

    23. This guy.

    24. The name that primary school children in Hull choose for this emu.

    True story: pic from my mum 2day.Local primary school sponser an Emu and they got to name it..classic #onlyinhull

    Sarah Land@hullbird

    True story: pic from my mum 2day.Local primary school sponser an Emu and they got to name it..classic

    #onlyinhull

    1:32 AM - 25 Jun 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Correction: The emu was actually in Tasmania, Australia, not Hull.

    25. This club DJ shoutout.

    "A shout out to Leah who just bought new garden furniture." - i kid you not, a DJ genuinely said this last night. #OnlyinHuddersfield

    Kate@_theotherkate

    "A shout out to Leah who just bought new garden furniture." - i kid you not, a DJ genuinely said this last night. #OnlyinHuddersfield

    1:20 PM - 07 Apr 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    26. When this happened in Wakefield.

    Can't believe I've just seen a girl tossing a lad off at the bar #onlyinwakefield

    Tylur@Tylurrannmaii

    Can't believe I've just seen a girl tossing a lad off at the bar #onlyinwakefield

    4:47 AM - 31 Mar 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    27. When a postman from Bradford dressed up as Batman to hand in a criminal.

    28. These lads casually getting their McDonalds in Keighley.

    29. And this meeting of minds.

    Will you ever see a photo better than this? Geoff Boycott with his favourite pop star @katyperry! #TestMatchSpecial

    Adam Mountford@tmsproducer

    Will you ever see a photo better than this? Geoff Boycott with his favourite pop star @katyperry! #TestMatchSpecial

    2:07 PM - 21 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Bless you Yorkshire.

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