Riders will burn an average of 13,222 calories over the three stages, which equates to 169.5 Yorkshire puddings.Read the full story ›
More than a millon people are expected to line the route of this year's Tour de Yorkshire between tomorrow and Sunday (April 29- May 1).
Pictures from the race in our region will be seen in 150 countries.
Stage one tomorrow makes its way into North Yorkshire, where the riders are expected in Knaresborough at around 2.20pm and the finish is in Settle at around 4.30pm.
And Stage 3 on Sunday starts in Middlesbrough at 11.30am passing through Grosmont at 2.45pm on the way to Scarborough at 4.30pm.
If you're not out on the road supporting the riders, you can see it all on ITV 4. Ned Boulting will be one of the commentators, we asked him to ride Sunday's stage for us:
Your go-to guide for getting out to watch Stage 1 of this year's Tour de Yorkshire.Read the full story ›
All you need to know about Stage 3 of this year's Tour de Yorkshire, which travels from Middlesbrough to Scarborough on Sunday May 1.Read the full story ›
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards will be keeping watch over beaches in North Yorkshire over the Bank Holiday weekendRead the full story ›
Residents of the North Yorkshire town of Thirsk woke to find the centre had been yarn bombed.Read the full story ›
'Yarnbombers' in Thirsk are celebrating the Tour de Yorkshire by anonymously decorating the town with hundreds of woollen creations.Read the full story ›
The Tour de Yorkshire’s coming – but a group of intrepid local cyclists have beaten the peloton to it.Read the full story ›
Hambleton’s Civic Centre has turned yellow and blue to celebrate the visit of the Tour de Yorkshire next week.
The race - which has attracted top cyclists from across the world - goes through Great Ayton, Stokesley, Hutton Rudby, Northallerton, Thirsk and Sutton under Whitestonecliffe in the district, before heading up Sutton Bank and a finish in Scarborough.
A Scarborough man has been jailed for two years for causing the death of a friend by driving with a massive amount of drugs in his system.Read the full story ›