Tour de France – Yorkshire!

What an awesome day/weekend!!

Many thanks to the Sportsfield Trust guys for providing the BBQ facility.  I didn’t think it would be THAT busy at Wormald Green but it was definitely the place to be….

1. Tour de France passing Wormald Green 16.30  July 5th 2014  R Towers

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Thank you to Rodney Towers for sending in fantastic couple of pics.  Station Lane has never been so busy!!

Please send your photos becks_coates@hotmail.com if you would like them posted here.

 

The biggest annual sporting event in the world is taking place… on our doorstep! To give everyone in the village the best chance of seeing this once-in-a-lifetime event on July 5th, the proprietors of Monkton Moor Garage are generously opening up their forecourt for locals, their families and guests on Saturday 5th July to watch the parade and the Tour de France racers sprint down to Harrogate.

There’ll be a cook-your-own bbq so bring your picnic and join in the fun from 12 noon. Please note there are no toilet facilities available.

 

Timetables of the event can be found as follows:

TDF2014 Timetable Stage1 C2511

TDF2014 Timetable Stage2 D2511

Road Closures

Road closures and temporary traffic management will be used on other roads leading to the race route to ensure the safe movement of motorists, pedestrians and cyclists to spectator points along the route.  Full details of all the closures, including indicative timings, are on NYCC’s website: www.northyorks.gov.uk/tour . No parking will be permitted on the race route at any time during 5th and 6th July and any vehicles parked during this time will be removed.

You can also contact customer.services@northyorks.gov.uk or call 0845 2411307.

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