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York Destination Guide

Delve into York in United Kingdom!

York in the region of England with it's 144,202 residents is a place located in United Kingdom - some 174 mi (or 280 km) North of London, the country's capital.

Interactive map of York

Local time in York is now 01:07 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / London" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Sutton upon Derwent, Sutton on the Forest, Strensall, Sheffield, Nottingham or Heworth. While being here, you might want to check out York, Wigginton, Upper Poppleton, Nether Poppleton, Huntington and Murton as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

York Flooding - the city centre Septemb...

01:14 min ( September 27, 2012 by BoneyMsue)
Views: 2,515 - Rating: 5/5

Despite the worst floods for 12 years, most businesses in York are up and running - but there are many streets that are under water and the emergency services are working round the clock to protect ho...

Karl Mullen on Keys in York City

01:37 min ( February 15, 2010 by brianmutzim)
Views: 9,345 - Rating: 5/5

Karl Mullen - York City - United Kingdom


York's FTR bus (former 'FTR in York')

02:51 min ( June 16, 2007 by bwhugul)
Views: 6,743 - Rating: 3/5

In May 2006, FirstGroup tried to replicate the qualities of a tram, in a bus. This was meant to attract more people to public transport without having to build an expensive tramway. However, many peop...

York City v Mansfield Town - 02 05 12

11:36 min ( May 09, 2012 by YorkCityTV)
Views: 2,847 - Rating: 0/5

Edited highlights of the Blue Square BET Premier Play-Off Semi-Final 1st Leg between York City and Mansfield Town at Bootham Crescent. Footage courtesy of Premier Sports TV


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in York during the next days.

27
May
2019

James Acaster: Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999

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Manic Street Preachers

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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28
May
2019

Walk Right Back – The Everly Brothers Story

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York Mumbler Children's Activity Day 2019

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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The Bloody York Gin Tour

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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29
May
2019

Steve Steinman's The Meat Loaf Story

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Preaching For Pentecost

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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30
May
2019

Principal York Wedding Open Evening

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Landscapes Of Reform: Ottoman Palace Gardens Of The Eighteenth And Nineteenth Century

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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St Nicks Evening Conservation Group

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

York Dungeon

York Dungeon is a tourist attraction in York, England. York Dungeon depicts history of the dungeon using actor led shows, special effects and displays of models and objects. This dungeon is closed right now due to severe flooding.

More reading: York Dungeon homepage
Located at 53.96, -1.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Visitor attractions in York

Royal Dragoon Guards

The Royal Dragoon Guards (RDG) is a cavalry regiment of the British Army. It was formed in 1992 by the amalgamation of two other regiments: The 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards and the 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards. The Regiment currently serves in the armoured role, equipped with the Challenger 2 main battle tank and Combat Vehicle Reconnaissance (tracked) Scimitar and is based in Catterick, North Yorkshire.

More reading: Royal Dragoon Guards homepage
Located at 53.96, -1.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1992 establishments in the United Kingdom, Cavalry regiments of the British Army, Military units and formations established in 1992, Museums in York, Regimental museums in England, Royal Armoured Corps

Prince of Wales's Own Regiment of Yorkshire

The Prince of Wales's Own Regiment of Yorkshire was an infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the King's Division. It was created in 1958 by the amalgamation of The West Yorkshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's Own) (14th Foot) and The East Yorkshire Regiment (The Duke of York's Own) (15th Foot). After 48 years service the regiment was again amalgamated, with two other Yorkshire regiments.

More reading: Prince of Wales's Own Regiment of Yorkshire homepage
Located at 53.96, -1.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Battalions of the British Army, Infantry regiments of the British Army, Military units and formations disestablished in 2006, Military units and formations established in 1958, Museums in York, Regimental museums in England, Regiments of Yorkshire

The Shambles

The Shambles (official name Shambles) is an old street in York, England, with overhanging timber-framed buildings, some dating back as far as the fourteenth century. It was once known as The Great Flesh Shambles, probably from the Anglo-Saxon Fleshammels (literally 'flesh-shelves'), the word for the shelves that butchers used to display their meat. As recently as 1872 there were twenty-five butchers' shops in the street but now there are none.

More reading: The Shambles homepage
Located at 53.96, -1.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Streets in York, Timber framing, Visitor attractions in York

Eboracum

See Francis Drake (antiquary) for the 1736 publication. 150px This article is part of the series on:Military of ancient Rome753 BC – AD 476Structural history Roman army Roman navyCampaign history Lists of wars and battles Decorations and punishmentsTechnological history Military engineeringPolitical historyStrategy and tactics Infantry tactics Frontiers and fortifications This box: viewtalkedit Eboracum was a fort and city in Roman Britain.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 53.96, -1.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Roman forts in England, Archaeological sites in North Yorkshire, History of North Yorkshire, History of York, Roman towns and cities in England