Originally Posted by D/L
More power to the Somerset chairman then. If that's what they're doing, they may have more success at Warwickshire who have already called themselves "Birmingham".
Apart from Surrey and Middlesex, not many other counties have such a high proportion of their population concentrated in one city and would rightly fear alienating their core support. If Yorkshire became "Leeds", for example, supporters living in many other populous towns and cities within the broad acres would not be very happy.
Yes, I can't see such a change going down well in Sheffield!
"The essential ingredient of our success. The strength and support of 65 million people willing us to make it happen." Our PM ignoring the 48% as usual, despite having supposedly been one of them.