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Tour de Yorkshire Day 1: Thrills and spills at the seaside

Even before the tumble on the approach to the finishing tape in Scarborough, the crowds had been buzzing.

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Lucy Garner, from Leicestershire, is hoping to improve on her fine showing in last years womens Tour de Yorkshire but knows it will be tough with the likes of Otleys Lizzie Deignan and Hollands Anna van der Breggan in the field (Picture: Bruce Rollinson).

Tour de Yorkshire: Lucy Garner aiming to seize her chance in Yorkshire

BY dangling the carrot of the richest prize in women’s cycling for last year’s Asda Women’s Tour de Yorkshire, organisers ensured they grabbed headlines in the fight for equality in the sport.

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Thousands of fans are expected to line the route for this weekend's Tour de Yorkshire.

Everything you need to know about this weekend's Tour de Yorkshire

The third Tour de Yorkshire cycle race will get underway today as competitors tackle the east coast circuit in front of an expected crowd of thousands.

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Tour de Yorkshire: Forged by legacy

The Tour de Yorkshire cycling race arose as a legacy event following the success of the visit of the 2014 Tour de France to God’s own county.

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Tour de Yorkshire 2017: The best places to watch the race

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: The best places to watch the race

The Tour de Yorkshire arrives this weekend.
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The Tour de Yorkshire is a free show like no other

Tour de Yorkshire preview: What you need to know about this weekend’s big event

THE Tour de Yorkshire will be an opportunity for Yorkshire’s local communities to present themselves and the county to the world as never before, the chief executive of Welcome to Yorkshire says.

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Marquee names confirmed for Tour de Yorkshire

The big names due to ride in the Tour de Yorkshire have been confirmed.
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WATCH: Singing plumber's tribute to the Tour de Yorkshire

WATCH: Singing plumber's tribute to the Tour de Yorkshire

A musician has released his latest comic video celebrating the arrival of the Tour de Yorkshire.

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Cyclists during the 2016 Tour de Yorkshire.

Your full guide to the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire

Check out the amazing page-turning digital edition of our Welcome To Yorkshire Guide.

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Mike Hall in 2012 at the start at the Greenwich Meridian at the Royal Observatory in south-east London.

Harrogate cyclist Mike Hall killed on trans-Australia race

HARROGATE cyclist Mike Hall has died after being struck by a car during an endurance race from Perth to Sydney in Australia

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Sir Bradley Wiggins launched the Tour de Yorkshire in York two years ago but his team missed the cut this year (Picture: Bruce Rollinson).

Tour de Yorkshire hopes to add to its impressive cast list

The prospect of Mark Cavendish returning to race on Yorkshire’s roads remains alive and well, while organisers still retain hope of luring Chris Froome to the county for next month’s Tour de Yorkshire.

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The Tour de Yorkshire, and defending champion Thomas Voekler, is returning to Scarborough for the third year running

Tour de Yorkshire welcomes record number of teams in 2017

A record number of teams will ride this year’s Tour de Yorkshire, organisers have announced.

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Lizzie Deignan

Lizzie Deignan excited to return for 2017 Women's Tour de Yorkshire

Lizzie Deignan has committed her return to this year's Tour de Yorkshire.
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Lenny Hartley hopes to live out his dream of cycling across the Tour de France route.

Tour de Force: fundraising for a Harrogate cyclist's dream

A broken back and a £3,000 sponsorship target has not deterred one Harrogate man from pursuing his lifelong dream of cycling the route of the Tour de France.
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The Tour de Yorkshire will take place between April 28-30

Where and when to see the Tour de Yorkshire 2017

The highly anticipated race timings for the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire have been unveiled by Welcome to Yorkshire.
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Tour de Yorkshire proceeds through Pateley Bridge

Funds to help mark the arrival of Tour de Yorkshire in Harrogate

A pot of £10,000 has been made available to help mark the arrival of the Tour de Yorkshire and the eyes of the world being on Harrogate.
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The search is on for special Tour Makers.

Search is on for Tour de Yorkshire volunteers

Welcome to Yorkshire are searching for passionate and reliable volunteers to become Tour Makers at this year’s Tour de Yorkshire.

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ABC superstar Martin Fry will headline this year's Eroica Britannia cycling festival - then join family and fans on their bikes in the Peak District.

Eroica Britannia cycling festival steps up a gear with ABC's Martin Fry and DJ Norman Jay

Poison Arrow hitmaker Martin Fry is on target to join thousands of fans on a bike ride after he headlines a retro cycling festival weekend in the Peak District.

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Thomas Voeckler winning in 2016

French cycling star to headline Tour de Yorkshire

The Tour de Yorkshire organisers have confirmed their first star rider for the 2017 race.

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Tour de Yorkshire in Harrogate: Stray Act suspension approved for 2017 event

Parliament has approved the temporary suspension of the Stray Act ahead of the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire.

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