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a former large county in northern England

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The reason for this is that all points south of the Tees are still legally part of God's Own County.
God's Own County is expecting to welcome around two million visitors for the first two stages of the Tour de France Grand Depart over the weekend.
After 12 months in a paddock with just an open shelter for cover, Peintre Celebre, now hardy, matured and fluent in all verses of On Ilkla Moor Baht'at, made the journey from God's Own County to God's Own Stable.
Plus, UTV were first to realise the wider significance when the people of God's own county voted in an independent in West Tyrone.
Welcome to Yorkshire has mapped the best brew houses across God's own county, comprised of the finalists of its Yorkshire's Favourite Pubs competition.
Yorkshire Festival 2014 will showcase the creative talents of God's Own County in the run-up to the Grand Depart - the opening two stages of this year's 101st edition of the Tour.
I can assure Kaye that Captain Cook's birthplace, in Marton, now on the southern edge of Middlesbrough, has been well and truly Yorkshire for over 1,000 years and remains, indubitably, part of God's own county.
We need jobs for our residents and a cultural offer that makes people want to come and live in this part of God's own county - this project will deliver all these.
1 Yorkshire God's Own County keeps going from success to success, tha knows.
But who else is there from God's own county that fits the bill?
The brewers of the Yorkshire bitter want his replacement to hail from God's own county, writes David Carr.
The debut race across God's Own County will visit Denby Dale, New Mill, Holmfirth, Marsden, Slaithwaite, Ripponden, Cragg Vale, Hebden Bridge and more as part of its third stage, from Wakefield to Leeds.
WHEN the sun was out, the scene was a glorious one, with Britain's finest Flat racecourse blooming like a good 'un in God's own county.
GEOFFREY Boycott, GLY (Greatest Living Yorkshireman) is coming home, moving back to God's own county from his residences in Jersey and South Africa.
Enter Somnus, the horse who this afternoon carries the hopes of Tim Easterby, the Knavesmire and God's Own County.