Officials at the Department for Communities and Local Government have bungled their attempt at honouring Yorkshire Day by flying the area's famous white rose flag upside down, traditionally a signal of distress. The flag was hoisted earlier to mark Yorkshire Day.
The Yorkshire Ridings Society explains on its website that the heraldic rose of Yorkshire can be used either way up, but the traditional way of flying the flag is with one white petal to the top, rather than two.
Communities Secretary Eric Pickles earlier released a statement about the flying of the flag and the day's celebrations saying "It gives me immense pleasure to see the flag of the county of my birth, Yorkshire, raised to celebrate Yorkshire Day."
More top news
The latest Calendar weather with Jon Mitchell.
Berwick Kaler, Billy Pearce, Joe McElderry and Darren Day are in the region and our man Daniel Harris has been doing the rounds.
Sheffield United's match-winner had to pinch himself after his goal earned victory over Southampton.