Tour de Yorkshire
Yorkshire wowed the cycling world with its spectacular staging of the Grand Depart to the 2014 Tour de France and then the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire in 2015. The 2016 Tour de Yorkshire will be staged on April 29 and 30 and May 1, with stages from Beverley to Settle, Otley to Doncaster, and Middlesbrough to Scarborough.
12:38pm Friday 6th May 2016
BUSINESSES and communities across northern Ryedale have praised the “special and exciting atmosphere” created during Stage Three of the second annual Tour de Yorkshire on Sunday.
5:21pm Sunday 1st May 2016
THOUSANDS of people have lined the streets in Helmsley and Kirkbymoorside to cheer the cyclists of the Tour de Yorkshire as they swept through.
1:48pm Friday 29th April 2016
BUNTING, bikes, balloons and banners – the final touches are being put to preparations for this year’s Tour de Yorkshire.
4:22pm Thursday 28th April 2016
A "prize pack" of TdY goodies is up for grabs as part of a new competition.
10:06am Wednesday 27th April 2016
THE North York Moors National Park Authority’s giant land art to mark Stage Three of this year’s Tour de Yorkshire cycle race on May 1 has been unveiled on the top of Sutton Bank.
4:39pm Tuesday 26th April 2016
KIRKBYMOORSIDE is ready for a day of action on Sunday, with the Tour de Yorkshire, the Beadlam Tractor Run and the town's 10k all taking place.
5:40pm Thursday 21st April 2016
THERE will be a party atmosphere in Scarborough on Sunday, May 1 as spectators eagerly await the finish of Stage Three of the Tour de Yorkshire.
11:34am Thursday 21st April 2016
ROADS in Ryedale will be closed on a rolling basis for the Tour de Yorkshire, it has been confirmed.
6:09am Wednesday 20th April 2016
SCHOOLS and businesses on the Tour de Yorkshire route are preparing to welcome the riders as they sweep through north Ryedale.
12:35pm Friday 15th April 2016
SOME of the best road cyclists in the world will race in this year's Tour de Yorkshire, it has been announced today.
12:00pm Friday 15th April 2016
A CYCLING centenarian is celebrating the imminent Tour de Yorkshire after a lifelong love of the sport.
6:04am Saturday 2nd April 2016
CYCLISTS tackling this year's Tour de Yorkshire Ride, the public "sportive" ride which takes place on the last day of the Tour, have been set a mountainous challenge.
6:07am Wednesday 30th March 2016
KIRKBYMOORSIDE will be under starter's order for three major events on Sunday, May 1.
1:50pm Wednesday 23rd March 2016
WORLD champion Lizzie Armitstead will race in this year's Women's Tour de Yorkshire race, which will start in her home town of Otley.
6:05am Tuesday 22nd March 2016
FREE marketing support is available to communities in Selby celebrating the Tour de Yorkshire.
3:19pm Friday 18th March 2016
START and finish times for the Tour de Yorkshire have been revealed.
6:00am Thursday 10th March 2016
FOR those cyclists itching to get in the saddle on the Tour de Yorkshire weekend, general entries are open to the Tour de Yorkshire Ride sportive.
6:00am Sunday 28th February 2016
A NEW bike bank has opened in the region.
6:04am Saturday 6th February 2016
FROM collecting old bicycles to calling for volunteers, preparations for this year's Tour de Yorkshire are well underway in Ryedale.
6:04am Monday 18th January 2016
THE RNLI has been launched as the official charity for this year's Tour de Yorkshire.
1:50pm Thursday 14th May 2015
TALKS are being held on plans for the 2016 edition of the Tour de Yorkshire international cycle race.
4:43pm Wednesday 6th May 2015
THE first-ever Tour de Yorkshire has ridden itself into the history books after a momentous three days of racing. One and a half million fans at the roadside and TV audiences in more than 150 countries have witnessed some of Yorkshire’s finest scenery, with crowds at key points in the race comparable with the Tour de France.
4:29pm Wednesday 6th May 2015
THE Tour de Yorkshire rolled into Norton and the whole town did it proud.
4:20pm Wednesday 6th May 2015
“Let them know they’ve come to Pickering,” shouted Tour Maker Tony Poole as the crowds cheered in response.
7:47am Tuesday 5th May 2015
ORGANISERS of the Tour de Yorkshire estimate the cycling event boosted York’s economy by £1 million as 450,000 watched from the roadside in the city.
6:19pm Sunday 3rd May 2015
Belgian Ben Hermans was victorious in the third stage of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire as Team Sky's Lars Petter Nordhaug clinched overall victory.
9:57am Sunday 3rd May 2015
See dozens of photos of Saturday's spectacular scenes in York and Selby
12:12pm Sunday 3rd May 2015
DID you miss the Tour de Yorkshire in York? Or were you there, but want to relive it again?
5:33pm Saturday 2nd May 2015
As the second day of the Tour de Yorkshire headed for York, STEPHEN LEWIS joined the party in Bishopthorpe Road
12:28pm Saturday 2nd May 2015
Crowds cheer on the Tour de Yorkshire riders in York
5:04pm Saturday 2nd May 2015
Dutchman Moreno Hofland won stage two of the Tour de Yorkshire in York.
4:56pm Saturday 2nd May 2015
THE finish line in York was loud with applause an hour before Stage Two got underway in Selby, but not for the Tour de Yorkshire.
7:43am Saturday 2nd May 2015
The Tour de Yorkshire race route will be closed to traffic from 8:00am for up to 10 hours.
8:06am Monday 4th May 2015
Press reporter Megi Rychlikova took part in a gruelling 55km Cycletta yesterday to help celebrate the Tour de Yorkshire. She describes her exhausting experience
5:21pm Friday 1st May 2015
THOUSANDS lined the route for the first day of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire.
7:42pm Friday 1st May 2015
Norwegian Lars Petter Nordhaug claimed what he said felt like a “home victory” for Team Sky in front of massive crowds on day one of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire.
8:02am Friday 1st May 2015
ALL eyes will be on North Yorkshire today as the first ever Tour de Yorkshire is staged, kick-starting a weekend of cycling activities around the region.
8:16am Friday 1st May 2015
A POPULAR street lined with independent traders will close to traffic this weekend to celebrate its varied businesses.
8:43am Friday 1st May 2015
YOUNGSTERS at a York primary school have designed bunting for the Tour.
4:51pm Thursday 30th April 2015
YORKSHIRE cycling star Ed Clancy and his team visited a cycling shop in York today ahead of the Tour de Yorkshire.
3:20pm Thursday 30th April 2015
A DAY of festivities, including a spectacular bicycle ballet, a lifelike animatronic dinosaur and an international-class racing powerboat will mark the ending of stage one of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire in Scarborough.
3:16pm Thursday 30th April 2015
PLAN ahead and have a great Tour, that is the message to people along the East Coast, as details are announced of which roads will be affected by the Tour de Yorkshire.
3:10pm Thursday 30th April 2015
ROSEDALE is “dressing up” for the Tour de Yorkshire and providing visitors and residents with a day to remember.
3:07pm Thursday 30th April 2015
A CYCLING-themed family fun day at The Moors Centre at Danby will mark the Tour de Yorkshire.
3:01pm Thursday 30th April 2015
THE community in Pickering is pulling out all the stops to make the Tour de Yorkshire a day to remember for the town.
2:57pm Thursday 30th April 2015
THE bunting is up and Norton is ready to welcome visitors to the town on Saturday, for a family day to celebrate the Tour de Yorkshire.
3:22pm Thursday 30th April 2015
ALL eyes will be on Sir Bradley Wiggins when the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire gets underway on Friday.
9:51am Thursday 30th April 2015
SELBY is buzzing as residents and businesses prepare to host the start of Stage Two of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire.
10:12am Thursday 30th April 2015
CHURCHES across the Diocese of York will be offering hospitality to spectators during the Tour de Yorkshire.
9:53am Thursday 30th April 2015
DONKEYS in Scarborough are joining in the Tour de Yorkshire celebrations.
3:31pm Wednesday 29th April 2015
Councillor Joy Andrews, Pickering mayor, is leading the welcome to the Tour de Yorkshire on behalf of the town.
3:09pm Wednesday 29th April 2015
RYEDALE has been transformed into a sea of blue and yellow ahead of this weekend’s Tour de Yorkshire.
2:58pm Wednesday 29th April 2015
Ray King, mayor of Norton, has extended an invitation to everyone in Ryedale to join the fun as Yorkshire’s inaugural Tour sweeps its way through the town on Saturday.
2:58pm Wednesday 29th April 2015
A VISITOR hub is being set up in Malton for visitors to enjoy the Tour de Yorkshire on Saturday.
10:04am Tuesday 28th April 2015
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10:11am Tuesday 28th April 2015
A YORK microbrewery has produced three new ales for the Tour de Yorkshire weekend.
10:08am Tuesday 28th April 2015
CYCLISTS from around Yorkshire can download a free smartphone app to find out more about routes around the region.
10:37am Friday 24th April 2015
DOZENS of bikes painted blue and yellow have appeared across York as the city prepares to welcome the Tour de Yorkshire.
10:33am Friday 24th April 2015
Megi Rychlikova takes to the gym as she prepares to ride the Tour de Yorkshire cycletta for women.
10:59am Wednesday 22nd April 2015
THE Tour de Yorkshire trophy went on public display at venues around Ryedale for the first time last week.
10:15am Wednesday 22nd April 2015
THE line up of local acts due to play at Bishopthorpe Road's Tour de Yorkshire street party has been announced.
10:56am Tuesday 21st April 2015
'PLAN ahead' is the message being sent out by Yorkshire councils ahead of the Tour de Yorkshire next month.
12:35pm Monday 20th April 2015
SELBY has announced plans to hold a cycling festival to coincide with the Tour de Yorkshire.
7:59am Saturday 18th April 2015
A FREE celebration on the streets of York will kick-start the Tour de Yorkshire at the end of this month as it prepares to hit the county’s roads.
12:01pm Saturday 18th April 2015
THERE'S a blaze of yellow around York - and it's not simply the spring burst of daffodils cascading down the embankment of the city's iconic walls.
11:59am Thursday 16th April 2015
THE one-of-a-kind trophy for the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire has been on display in Selby this week.
11:25am Wednesday 15th April 2015
THE Tour de Yorkshire trophy, which will be presented to the overall winner of the new race, is going to be on public display at venues around Ryedale this week.
12:29pm Tuesday 14th April 2015
A DISABLED woman who took up cycling 12 months ago will help start the Tour de Yorkshire.
7:30am Saturday 11th April 2015
THE official jersey for the Tour de Yorkshire has been unveiled for general sale by its designers.
10:39am Friday 10th April 2015
A YORK resident has claimed people will be imprisoned in their streets when the Tour de Yorkshire comes through the city next month.
10:53am Friday 10th April 2015
Megi Rychlikova finds problems and pleasure in her training for the Tour de Yorkshire cycletta for women.
8:08am Monday 6th April 2015
See the traffic advice and list of road closures for the Tour de Yorkshire in York.
8:12am Monday 6th April 2015
THE trophy which will be presented to the winner of the new Tour de Yorkshire international cycle race has been unveiled.
9:38am Wednesday 1st April 2015
AHEAD of the peloton and the cycling fans, a two month long arts festival to mark the county's new international race launched in Yorkshire today.
Tour de Yorkshire: Bishopthorpe Road traders aiming to recreate Grand Depart scenes with 'E by Eck' party
11:26am Wednesday 25th March 2015
TRADERS will aim to replicate impressive scenes from the Grand Depart when a second bike race rolls up outside their businesses.