After all the anticipation le Tour finally came to Yorkshire. Stage 1 and Le Grand Depart left Leeds and ended in Harrogate. So many people we didn’t get to see much but great atmosphere.
Knaresborough was looking good!
Market Place, Knaresborough
Stage 1 finished in Harrogate.
Decorated bikes everywhere
People everywhere, with the feel of a festival.
The West Park Stray
Opposite Betty’s Tea Rooms by the cenotaph in Harrogate.
Opposite Betty’s Tea Rooms in Harrogate
Some people had a really good view from the top of St Peter’s Church.
St Peter’s Church Tower
unfortunately it all ended in tears for Mark Cavendish:(
Might catch it in France too. It’s in Bergerac on the day we arrive.