National Trust is to Build on the Legacy of Le Tour

National Trust is to Build on the Legacy of Le Tour

7 days ago
National Trust is to build on the legacy of Le Tour. THE National Trust has said it was proud to be a part of the Tour de France - one of the biggest event in the county's history. -> Read more at Craven Herald

Police Will Monitor Tour Crowds in Skipton

Police Will Monitor Tour Crowds in Skipton21 days ago
Police will monitor Tour crowds in Skipton. CAMPSITE bookings a week before the Tour de France this weekend were slightly lower than expected. -> Read more at Craven Herald

New Campsite in Kettlewell Gets Go-ahead from National Park

New Campsite in Kettlewell Gets Go-ahead from National Park34 days ago
New campsite in Kettlewell gets go-ahead from national park. A new campsite can be created in Kettlewell it was unanimously agreed at the June meeting of the Yorkshire Dales National Park's planning committee. -> Read more at Craven Herald

Craven Herald Opens Pop-up Souvenir Shop for Tour de France Fans in Skipton

Craven Herald Opens Pop-up Souvenir Shop for Tour de France Fans in Skipton28 days ago
Craven Herald opens pop-up souvenir shop for Tour de France fans in Skipton. TOUR de France fans have a perfect chance to get superb souvenirs in the run-up to the biggest sporting day in Skipton's history - right in the town centre. -> Read more at Craven Herald

Night of Adventure to Bring High Octane Cycling Feats to Tour de France Fans

31 days ago
Night of Adventure to bring high octane cycling feats to Tour de France fans. Intrepid explorers who have travelled the world on two wheels hope to inspire cycling fans to saddle up during a high octane event when the Tour de France comes to town... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Spoof Tour De France Video Goes Viral

Spoof Tour De France Video Goes Viral28 days ago
Spoof Tour De France Video Goes Viral. Video got 10,000 hits in the first few hours after being posted on YouTube. A tongue-in-cheek video telling Tour de France cyclists what to expect when the famous race comes to Yorkshire has gone viral on the internet. Alistaire MacGregor’s humorous video gives advice on the Yorkshire flat cap, pie and peas, sheep and the weather. It... -> Read more at The Pulse

Yorkshire Sends off Tour de France

Yorkshire Sends off Tour de France19 days ago
Yorkshire sends off Tour de France. Thousands of cycling fans gather in Yorkshire as Chris Froome begins his defence of the Tour de France in Leeds. -> Read more at BBC News

Yorkshire Set for Tour de France Start

Yorkshire Set for Tour de France Start20 days ago
Yorkshire set for Tour de France start. Up to two million fans are expected on the roads of Yorkshire this weekend as Chris Froome starts his Tour de France defence. -> Read more at BBC News

Yorkshire Ready for Tour de France Start

Yorkshire Ready for Tour de France Start19 days ago
Yorkshire ready for Tour de France start. Thousands of cycling fans are gathering in Yorkshire as Chris Froome begins his defence of the Tour de France in Leeds. -> Read more at BBC News

VIDEO: Tour de France Fans Camping in Bradfield

18 days ago
VIDEO: Tour de France fans camping in Bradfield. Hundreds of people have set up camp in Bradfield ready for the Tour de France to arrive. -> Watch at Sheffield Telegraph

Meadowhall Extends Opening Hours for Tour De France

20 days ago
Meadowhall extends opening hours for Tour De France. Sheffield’s Meadowhall shopping centre is set to be open longer for shoppers this weekend for the Tour De France... -> Read more at The Star

Sheffield's Bradley Wiggins 'blow' in Tour de France

47 days ago
Sheffield's Bradley Wiggins 'blow' in Tour de France. Sheffield cycling fans have spoken of their disappointment after Sir Bradley Wiggins revealed he will not race in the Tour de France... -> Read more at The Star

Tour Puts National Park on the Map

Tour Puts National Park on the Map14 days ago
Tour puts national park on the map. HUNDREDS of thousands of people from far and wide enjoyed stunning scenery, sunny weather and the thrilling spectacle of the Tour de France Grand Départ as it wound its way through the Yorkshire Dales National Park. -> Read more at Craven Herald

Five Million Fans Create Tour de France History

17 days ago
Five million fans create Tour de France history. FIVE million spectators received cycling’s ultimate accolade last night after Tour de France chiefs lavished praise on Yorkshire’s unrivalled Grand Départ and how the county had “raised the bar” for all future hosts of the event... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

VIDEO: Fans Raced for Le Tour Finish in Sheffield

17 days ago
VIDEO: Fans raced for Le Tour finish in Sheffield. The race for the finish line began hours before the Tour de France Grand Depart left York for Sheffield - with fans turning up at the crack of dawn to line the route, writes Graham Walker,... -> Watch at The Star

Fans to Meet Grimsby Town Heroes at Blundell Park Open Day

Fans to Meet Grimsby Town Heroes at Blundell Park Open Day6 days ago
Fans to meet Grimsby Town heroes at Blundell Park open day. MARINERS fans will be able to meet their heroes at a special open day next month. On Sunday, August 3 at Blundell Park, players will have an open training session, while interacting with the supporters. They will be available to sign autographs, and pose for pictures. Organised by the Mariners Trust, there will also be a bouncy... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Video: Wifi Tractors Aimed at Getting Rural Tour de France Hubs Online Unveiled

29 days ago
Video: Wifi tractors aimed at getting rural Tour de France hubs online unveiled. High-tech Tractors aimed at getting Tour de France fans in rural Grand Depart fanzones online have been unveiled today... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Cross Channel Dance Collaboration for Tour de France

50 days ago
Cross channel dance collaboration for Tour de France. A group of dancers in Halifax is collaborating with some contemporaries in France to produce a live music and dance performance on the eve of the Tour de France... -> Read more at Halifax Courier

Student Exhibition Aims to be Artistic Tour de Force

17 days ago
Student exhibition aims to be artistic Tour de force. A new art exhibition inspired by the Tour de France coming to Yorkshire at Sheffield Hallam University is now open and runs until August 3... -> Read more at The Star

Grand Tour de Crowle to Rival Tour de France

24 days ago
Grand Tour de Crowle to rival Tour de France. The market town of Crowle is planning its own version of the world-famous Tour de France, as excitment mounts about the event... -> Read more at Doncaster Free Press

Le Tour: Riders Race Through Hebden Bridge

18 days ago
Le Tour: Riders race through Hebden Bridge. The Tour de France peloton has raced through Hebden Bridge to a soundtrack of cheering from thousands of fans who lined the route... -> Read more at Halifax Courier

Tour de France Safety Plea

Tour de France Safety Plea18 days ago
Tour de France safety plea. VISITORS from East Yorkshire travelling to the second stage of the Tour de France are being urged to keep a safe distance back from the race course. The safety plea follows an accident on Saturday involving a teenage boy who suffered serious leg injuries after falling into the path of a Tour de France team vehicle. The vehicle was following behind the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Bonjour Tour de France from the Next UK City of Culture

Bonjour Tour de France from the Next UK City of Culture23 days ago
Bonjour Tour de France from the next UK City of Culture. HUNDREDS of European cycling fans arriving in Hull this week ahead of the start of the Tour de France are being left in no doubt where they are. For a series of prominent signs welcoming them to the UK City of Culture 2017 have been installed at King George Dock to greet them as they disembark from their overnight ferry crossings... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Last Chance to Enter Yorkshire Tour Photo Competition to Win Team Sky Jerseys

16 days ago
Last chance to enter Yorkshire Tour photo competition to win Team Sky jerseys. Millions of cheering fans had their cameras at the ready as the Tour de France elite passed through Yorkshire over the weekend, but did you know those snaps could win you a signed Team Sky jersey? -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Ted Mason Wins Buckden Pike Fell Race for the First Time

Ted Mason Wins Buckden Pike Fell Race for the First Time21 days ago
Ted Mason wins Buckden Pike Fell Race for the first time. After the vast numbers who descended on Buckden last year for the Championship Race, it was once more business as usual, with the race reverting to a balance of locals and a few from further afield. -> Read more at Craven Herald