After three successful days of cycling around England, here's a look back at the best scenes from the opening stages.
We can't believe Ned would allow a giant toy rabbit to come between him and Chris.
Team Sky rider Richie Porte – Chris Froome's faithful deputy – chatted at length with ITV Cycling's Ned Boulting about this year's Tour including what he expects from Sky's rivals.
Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford chatted at length with ITV Cycling's Ned Boulting about a host of key issues, and revealed why he didn't select 2012 Tour winner (and fellow knight!) Sir Bradley Wiggins for this year's race.