Almost 8,000 people have signed up to volunteer during the Yorkshire leg of the 2014 Tour de France.
After weeks of waiting, the route for the Yorkshire leg of the 2014 Tour de France has been announced this morning.
A procession of cyclists has welcomed home Olympic medallist Lizzie Armitstead.
Huddersfield's double Olympic Gold Medallist Ed Clancy will compete in the GB team pursuit squad at the Track Cycling World Championships later this month. Clancy rode in the three-man team sprint at last November's Track World Cup, but has now reverted to the four-man, four-kilometre event.
Leeds and Sheffield will benefit from Government plans unveiled today to boost cycling.
The £62 million nationwide investment aims to improve travelling on two wheels and deliver economic, environmental plus public health benefits. A high quality cycle route network is promised for Leeds city centre.
Sheffield will get £350,000 to create a flagship cycle hub with hire bikes, lockers and changing facilities at Sheffield station.
Our correspondent David Hirst has been finding out what we can expect when the Tour de France arrives and what impact that will have on areas such as the Yorkshire Dales.
Just got to say it again, fantastic Grand Depart route across Yorkshire for the 2014 Tour de France announced today. Roll on 2014!
Tour de France Grand Depart based around our lovely castles and abbeys. Love living in Yorkshire! @englishheritage
The announcement about the route of Le Grand Depart for the Tour de France 2014 was made this morning in Paris. Billions will watch the event around the world. Our sports reporter Chris Dawkes has been to the French capital for us.
Having signed up to be a volunteer at Le Tour I've encouraged several other Yorks MPs today in Westminster who Intend to do same-all 54?
There is disappointent in Hull that the city hasn't been included in the Tour route.