Karen Halliwell-Smart, who owns a gift shop in the town of Hawes, in North Yorkshire, says plenty of people will come back to the county.
Mark Cavendish has been on Twitter today for an impromptu Q&A session. He has been asked about his diet, racing rituals and techniques as well as his hobbies and interests.
As expected though, many fans have been asking about the shoulder injury he suffered on Stage One of the Tour de France:
Asked whether he thought Team Sky would regret not putting Bradley Wiggans and Chris Froome in their line up, especially following Froome's injury and withdrawal, Cavendish was carefully diplomatic in his response:
But he is determined to be back up and running in good time to compete for next year's Tour.
The success of the Tour de France in Yorkshire is expected to create a tourism boom in the region.
A survey has shown a quarter of the country now want to visit Yorkshire. One third of people changed their opinion of the county after watching the biggest Grand Départ in history.
Flora Marriott from Hornsea will be one of the Tour Makers welcoming spectators from all over the world to Yorkshire for the Grand Depart. She was among five thousand volunteers at the Leeds Arena this weekend for their first day of training.
Chris Clyburn from Leeds is among the five thousand Tour Makers who have been in training at the Leeds Arena this weekend. He says it promises to be the best ever start to the Tour de France.
Leeds' Olympic Champion boxer Nicola Adams was on hand this weekend to fire-up our region's Tour Makers. Five thousand of them have been at the Leeds Arena on their first day of training ahead of the Grand Depart in 40 days.
Nicola told Calendar that if the Tour Makers are anything like the volunteers at London 2012, the Tour de France is bound to be a great success.
One of the teams preparing for this year's Tour de France say the narrow roads and high walls in the Yorkshire section of the race makes it challenging.
Team Shimano are the first team to try out the route ahead of Le Grand Depart in July.
Marcel Kittel spoke to ITV news after a training run.
A bowling club has secured almost £50,000 in funding a little over a year after they faced closure.
Just 12 months ago financial difficulty meant that Northallerton Bowling Club's future was in doubt.
But members have managed to put the club back on a more firm financial footing through a mixture of sponsorship and fundraising.
And now the club has been told that a bid for Sport England Inspired Facilities funding has been successful.
The club will receive £47,700 - securing its future.
"It is absolutely mind-blowing; a lot of our members are still in shock.
"We thought our plans were a bit pie in the ski; they're now now. We really can do all those things."
The Yorkshire Marathon was announced today and people are being asked to sign up, as Sarah Clark explains.