Category: LeTour2014

Silsden’s Le Tour information has moved

On Sunday 6 July 2014 the second stage of the Grand Depart (Tour de France) will pass through Silsden, West Yorkshire. This will be a once in a lifetime event, and information about the event has been given it’s own

Thinking of buying a bike at Christmas?

Many children will be wanting a new bicycle this Christmas as Le Tour de France passes through Silsden 6th July 2014. Whether buying a replacement or a first-time cycle there are things to remember. Please ensure you buy a cycle

Grand Départ – Silsden meeting Tue 26 Nov

Silsden meeting planned to find out Grand Depart ideas 2:50pm Thursday 21st November 2013 Silsden residents and businesses can find out next week how the Tour de France is likely to affect the town. Ward councillors will give an update

Grand Départ 2014

The official website Stage one Sat 5th July – map LOCATIONS ON ROUTE: Leeds – Harewood – Otley – Ilkley – Addingham – Skipton – Kettlewell – Buckden – Kidstones – Aysgarth – Hawes – Reeth – Leyburn – Middleham – Masham – West Tanfield – Ripon – Harrogate           Stage two Sun 6th

Grand Départ 2014 Competition

Welcome to Yorkshire has posted the following: Sprint your way to Grand Départ 2014 Team Presentation tickets To celebrate the Grand Départ of the Tour de France coming to Yorkshire, we’re giving you the chance to win tickets to the

Grand Départ 2014 party time?

The weekend of 5 and 6 July 2014 is an opportunity to promote history, geography and the town of Silsden. A script is created by the organisers covering the iconic views and historical notes. This is given to every media

Grand Départ 2014 Businesses

“Once in a lifetime event” This cycle race is organised by Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) one of the biggest media and sports organisations in France. Tour de France 2014 Ltd is managing the event. The final route will be announced

Grand Départ 2014 Facts about the tour.

This is a “Once in a lifetime event”. The Tour de France covers approximately 3600km The Olympics and World Cup (football) are the only two sports events bigger than the tour. A television audience of over 3 billion watch the

Householders and businesses are being urged to gear up for next year’s Tour de France

The Grand Depart of the world-famous cycle race will pass through the district on July 5. And the following day the route takes in Silsden, Steeton, Keighley, Haworth, Stanbury and Oxenhope. Craven Council is running several workshops to help people

Le Tour 2014 – accommodation

It will be the first time Le Tour has visited the north of England having previously only made visits to the south coast and the capital. It is guaranteed it will be a festival and a spectacle for fans and first timers