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York's World Heritage Bid gathers pace

York's World Heritage Bid gathers pace

5:39pm 10th June 2010

Could York be a World Heritage Site?

Well that's what officials hope will happen as the Government draws-up a list of UK places meeting the criteria.

You might think that because of local historic landmarks, like the Minster and the Bar Walls, it's a foregone conclusion.

But no, the deciding committee say the list already has plenty of walled European cities with a cathedral on it and its demanding more from us.

York's archaeological background is leading the application.

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