Viewers' pictures of preparations for le Tour de France in Yorkshire

Silsden turns yellow
Silsden turns yellow Credit: @letoursilsden
Silsden turns yellow
Silsden turns yellow Credit: @letoursilsden
The approach from Hawes to Buttertubs
The approach from Hawes to Buttertubs Credit: Leeds Citizen
Giant bike on Buttertubs Pass near Hawes
Giant bike on Buttertubs Pass near Hawes Credit: Askrigg
Outstanding in their field
Outstanding in their field Credit: @PW1980

The children at St Wilfrid's Catholic Primary School in Ripon started their Tour de France party by making the shape of a bicycle on the playing fields:

School kids map out a bicycle on their playing fields
School kids map out a bicycle on their playing fields
Calder High School
Calder High School
4,550 square metre image of a scarecrow in a McCain potato farmer's field at Alton Farms
4,550 square metre image of a scarecrow in a McCain potato farmer's field at Alton Farms Credit: McCain
Cragg Vale
Cragg Vale

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Cragg Vale school kids ready for the Tour to pass by
Cragg Vale school kids ready for the Tour to pass by
Courtyard Café in Horsforth celebrate Le Tour
Courtyard Café in Horsforth celebrate Le Tour Credit: Courtyard Café

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Bike made from kitchen utensils in Skipton
Bike made from kitchen utensils in Skipton Credit: Holly Shaw
Le Tour campsite at Conistone
Le Tour campsite at Conistone Credit: Angela Clarke
Cyclists from across the country converge on Yorkshire
Cyclists from across the country converge on Yorkshire Credit: Angela Clarke
Ahmadiyya Muslim community in Bradford is celebrating the Tour de France
Ahmadiyya Muslim community in Bradford is celebrating the Tour de France

Even our reporters have been getting in on the action:

And, just when you thought it could not get any more ridiculous....

A pig on a bike...
A pig on a bike...