Happy Yorkshire Day

Aug 1, 2017 | Latest News |

Today (1st August) marks Yorkshire Day. From its vibrant culinary scene and bustling cities and towns, to its outstanding natural beauty, this annual event celebrates all that is great about God’s Own County.

We spoke with Peter Dodd from Northern Powerhouse partner and official destination marketing organisation for Yorkshire, Welcome To Yorkshire, about all things Yorkshire Day, which you can watch here:

Peter Dodd joined Welcome to Yorkshire as International Sales and Marketing Director in January 2009 and played an instrumental part in the team which won the bid to bring the Grand Départ of the Tour de France to Yorkshire in 2014. He currently leads Welcome to Yorkshire’s marketing activities, which include key digital platforms across web and social media.