Tour de France: District on two wheels

Cyclists on the  Bilton to Ripley Greenway.
Cyclists on the Bilton to Ripley Greenway.

It has been revealed the number of Harrogate district residents cycling regularly is well above the national average.

In 2011-12, 19 per cent of surveyed residents were found to have cycled at least once a month.

This compares favourably to the national figure of 15 per cent.

Tour de France: One year to go

Revisit the day Harrogate was told it would host Stage One of Le Tour 2014