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Richmond (Yorks) (UK Parliament constituency) Parliamentary constituency in the United Kingdom

Richmond (Yorks) is a constituency in North Yorkshire represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since May 2015 by Rishi Sunak, a Conservative.

Thom Yorke English musician, philanthropist and singer-songwriter

Thomas Edward Yorke is an English musician best known as the lead singer and main songwriter of the alternative rock band Radiohead. A multi-instrumentalist, he mainly plays the guitar and piano. He is known for his falsetto vocals; in 2008, Rolling Stone ranked him the 66th greatest singer of all time.

Thomas Henry York was an Australian politician.

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The Hon. Eliot Douglas Thomas Yorke, was a British Conservative Party politician.

John Yorke may refer to:

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Philip Yorke may refer to: