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The Tour of Britain attracted huge crowds to the City Centre and was a boost for tourism.
General Manager of The Crown and Mitre Hotel David Crossley said "The hotel was full, we had 120 people for private breakfast in the ballroom so yeah we did really well out of the Tour of Britain coming.
It looked fantastic outside. People come, they come to Carlisle. They normally just drive past on their way up to Scotland, but they come in, they see what we have got, and we have got a lot to offer in Carlisle."
An independent survey has found that the Tour of Britain brought in almost 2.5 million pounds to Carlisle's economy.
Carlisle hosted the start of Stage Four of the cycle race on 12 September.
It's estimated that around 110,000 spectators cheered the cyclists, including Olympian Bradley Wiggins and former World Champion, Mark Cavendish, during the Carlisle - Blackpool stage.
The event received live television coverage and was broadcast daily in almost 130 countries across the world.
A total of 1.13 million spectators attended the Tour across the UK to cheer on the 100 riders, with Jonathan Tieran-Locke winning the event.
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A survey has shown that The Tour of Britain has brought £2.4million to Carlisle's economy.