Over 400 flat-cap wearers break world record on Yorkshire day

NewsflarePublished: August 2, 2018
Published: August 2, 2018

More than 400 flat-cap wearers broke a world record on Yorkshire day by gathering in Kirkgate market in Leeds.

The previous record for most people wearing the traditional headgear at one time stood at 250.

A total of 417 residents and stallkeepers donned their caps.

Footage filmed at the market on August 1 shows people milling about with hardly an uncovered head in sight.

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