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Old 1st August 2015, 14:54   #91
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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!
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