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South Korean capital gets 'Harrogate Road'

Links between a North Yorkshire martial arts club and South Korea have resulted in the naming of a new street in its capital.

The event made local news in Seoul after "Harrogate Road" was unveiled in the Dubong district of Seoul, as a mark of the continuing links between the spa town and Eastern Asia.

Representing Harrogate was the founder of the town's Tae Kwon Do Academy, 6th Dan Black belt Kambiz Ali, who has previously attended seminars and competitions in Seoul.

South Korea is the spiritual home of Tae Kwon Do and its headquarters is based in the capital.

Here is how the news was reported in South Korea: