Tour de France in Yorkshire - July 5 & 6, 2014
8:26am Wednesday 24th September 2014
A CYCLING app for riders willing to tackle Yorkshire's famous Tour de France routes has been nominated for a prestigious award.
8:50am Monday 7th July 2014
YORK was turned into a festival of colour and excitement yesterday as the world's greatest annual sporting event came to the city.
12:21pm Monday 7th July 2014
IT wasn't all about yellow jerseys and lycra for the thousands of spectators who lined the streets of Yorkshire to cheer on the world-class cyclists for the Grand Depart.
9:14am Monday 7th July 2014
STEPHEN LEWIS joined spectators in Duncombe Place.
9:01am Monday 7th July 2014
Press reporter Megi Rychlikova reports on being a Tourmaker.
8:58am Monday 7th July 2014
Today is the start of the Tour-after-Yorkshire with the riders racing from Cambridge to the Mall in London.
7:05am Sunday 6th July 2014
How York's fabulous and historic Tour de France day unfolded.......
6:18pm Sunday 6th July 2014
STEPHEN LEWIS reports on a day with the crowds
4:55pm Sunday 6th July 2014
A LATE attack by Italy's Vincenzo Nibali earned him victory on stage two of the Tour de France from York to Sheffield.
5:08pm Sunday 6th July 2014
Press cycling columnist Christopher Gargett, a York-based cycling blogger and Sky Ride leader, gives his verdict on the opening two stages of the Tour de France
4:47pm Sunday 6th July 2014
DESPITE the rain, the wellies and the anoraks it wasn't quite Glastonbury.
10:19am Sunday 6th July 2014
MARK Cavendish is out of the Tour de France with a shoulder injury sustained in a crash on Saturday's opening stage to Harrogate.
4:58pm Saturday 5th July 2014
MARK Cavendish's bid for the yellow jersey ended in a heap as the Manxman tumbled to the tarmac in a dramatic conclusion to the opening stage of the 101st Tour de France in Harrogate.
11:41am Saturday 5th July 2014
FURIOUS concert-goers have hit out after getting wet on the grass at York's Grand Departy - while covered stands nearby remained empty.
10:51am Saturday 5th July 2014
THE stage is set, the bunting is up, and the final potholes have been filled. Now, let the drama begin.
10:48am Saturday 5th July 2014
CROWDS gathered at Huntington Stadium for York’s Grand Departy celebration.
10:30am Saturday 5th July 2014
NORTH Yorkshire looks set to feature on the route of a new three-day cycle race as part of the Tour de France legacy.
9:41am Saturday 5th July 2014
Follow here for live updates from the Tour de France in Yorkshire
7:02am Saturday 5th July 2014
THERE is nothing particularly new about Mark Cavendish spending some of the summer in Harrogate.
4:07pm Friday 4th July 2014
A GIGANTIC yellow jersey has been installed on the roof of York Minster to celebrate the Tour de France coming to the city.
9:31am Friday 4th July 2014
The Grand Depart of the Tour De France has officially begun, with a spectacular multilingual evening of dance, music and sport with Yorkshire pride on show.
3:14pm Friday 4th July 2014
What to do this weekend if you DON'T want to watch the Tour de France
6:12pm Friday 4th July 2014
Chris Froome will do his utmost to help British sports fans overcome a disappointing summer by winning a second successive Tour de France title this month.
Bonjour et bienvenu dans le Yorkshire!
3:35pm Friday 4th July 2014
ORICA-GREENEDGE sprinter Michael Matthews will miss the Tour de France following a crash in training earlier this week, his team have confirmed.
3:30pm Friday 4th July 2014
ALBERTO Contador knows that Chris Froome is still the man to beat in the Tour de France but believes he is in better shape to do it in 2014.
10:39am Friday 4th July 2014
SPECTATORS wanting to watch the Tour de France in York on Sunday have been advised on the best places to go.
8:21am Thursday 3rd July 2014
ALMOST a thousand police officers will be working as the Grand Depart passes through West and North Yorkshire this weekend.
7:53am Thursday 3rd July 2014
York Hospital is braced for the Tour de France amid fears it could be swamped with emergency admissions during the event.
12:20pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014
NOT even last year's Tour de France winner Chris Froome will receive the scrutiny Mark Cavendish will face when the famous race arrives in Yorkshire this weekend but, as STEVE CARROLL learns, the super sprinter is determined to grasp a once-in-a-career opportunity.
11:02am Wednesday 2nd July 2014
The best places to see the Tour de France depends on why you want to watch the Tour.
11:02am Wednesday 2nd July 2014
DISCUSSIONS over a planned strike during the Grand Depart by Yorkshire Ambulance workers are ongoing, the service has said.
11:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014
MOTORISTS planning to park at York’s Designer Outlet on Sunday to watch the Tour de France or use the Park & Ride service will face a £10 parking fee.
10:04am Wednesday 2nd July 2014
NEWBY Hall and Gardens will provide a car park for the Ripon section of the Tour de France on Saturday.
11:21am Wednesday 2nd July 2014
A YORK train company has been accused of letting people down by failing to provide an early morning service into York when the Tour de France takes place on Sunday.
1:25pm Tuesday 1st July 2014
ORGANISERS of York's Grand Départy Concert say ticket sales have been brisk in recent days, after only 1,000 out of 5,000 had been sold by last weekend.
3:25pm Tuesday 1st July 2014
WITH only three days to go, York is gearing up for a big Grand Départ welcome. The 2014 Tour de France officially begins in Leeds on Saturday. But Day 2 sets off from the Knavesmire on Sunday. And the city is bringing out the bunting for the occasion.
7:00am Tuesday 1st July 2014
With less than a week to go before the start of the Tour de France, excitement is building ahead of Yorkshire’s Grand Depart. With thousands of spectators expected to line the route through the Dales, Chief Sports Writer Scott Wilson picks out some of the riders to look out for
3:41pm Monday 30th June 2014
Student Sinead Burke knows exactly what the greatest cyclists in the world will face in the middle of the Yorkshire Dales this weekend.
9:50am Monday 30th June 2014
RESIDENTS and businesses are being asked to plan ahead as a large swathe of York city centre will be closed to traffic for up to ten hours when the Tour de France comes to the city at the weekend.
10:14am Monday 30th June 2014
PLANS for the biggest event York has seen in more than 30 years will see emergency services draw on all available resources this week.
10:07am Monday 30th June 2014
A NORTH Yorkshire choir will perform for the second time for the Tour de France on Saturday at the Royal Hall, Harrogate.
10:02am Monday 30th June 2014
HUNDREDS of extra unnecessary calls have been made to the North Yorkshire Police control room.
9:43am Monday 30th June 2014
COUNCILS in Yorkshire have spent almost £6 million pounds preparing the roads for next week's Tour de France.
10:50am Saturday 28th June 2014
An aircraft landed on top of the Theatre Royal in the centre of York early this morning.
10:13am Saturday 28th June 2014
A PAIR of pop performers will launch the Tour de France this week with a show at the official opening ceremony.
10:26am Saturday 28th June 2014
IN THE run up to the Tour de France Grand Depart in Yorkshire, York’s City Screen will host an evening with the makers of a feature film which tries to capture the essence of the road race.
9:39am Saturday 28th June 2014
Buskers are claiming victory in their battle with council bosses over the right to perform in the streets of York during the Tour de France Weekend.
10:22am Saturday 28th June 2014
A SHOPPING centre in York has created its own tribute to the upcoming Grand Depart, by unveiling a giant yellow jersey – on its roof.