Beer and Bikes at Blazing Saddles Detour Bar!!!

Bikes, beer & bike racing, does it get any better? Blazing Saddles in Hebden Bridge is opening a bar selling quality beers and ciders both hand pumped and bottled. We’re open all the Tour De France…

Detour bar, bikes and beer!

Bikes, beer & bike racing, does it get any better? Blazing Saddles in Hebden Bridge is opening a bar selling quality beers and ciders both hand pumped and bottled. We’re open all the Tour De France…

T’Great British Tour Weather…Plan B anyone?

So who bought one of these? Think we may have missed a trick…The weather isn’t looking great for Sunday so pack your waterproofs and brollies or you’ll end up  hiding under your deckchair. You have got…

Real Time traffic and Travel Updates

Help is at hand for spectators planning their journeys to and from the Tour, with new social media accounts, and additions to the popular online interactive travel map. A new dedicated Twitter account has been set…

Road Closures…Street Parties…Le Tour Weekend

Everything you need to know about Road Closures…Parking…Park and Ride…Public Transport on the Day and pretty much anything you can think of can be found here Road Closures and more The Tour de France is a huge,…

ANNOUNCEMENT! BLAZING TOUR PARTY!!!

Join us for our Blazing Detour Party! We’ll be open all day Saturday till late and Sunday for the Big Event. Hang out, drink award – winning beer, ride ‘the unrideable bike’ and watch the build…

The Longest Hill on the Longest Day!

FREE ENTRY! Everyone Welcome! FREE ENTRY! Everyone Welcome! The Longest Hill on the Longest Day. It’s all happening at the Robin Hood Pub from  Friday 20th June at 6pm to 6pm on Saturday 21st June –…

Get on the Podium for the Tour de France

To celebrate 2014 the Year of the Tour, Podium has brought out some inspired Tour gifts, including bags and watches, purses,wallets, key rings and wrist bands, all made from recycled once loved bike bits. A great permanent…

Tour de France volunteers advised against being ‘too northern’

The organisers of ‘Le Tour Yorkshire – Grand Depart 2014  have been trying to defend their online training video for volunteers, which advises them not to be ‘too northern’. Whilst advising people to be confident and…

GRAND DEPART OFFICIAL SPECTATOR HUBS ANNOUNCED!

And Hebden Bridge has one of them! The Hebden Bridge Grand Départ Official Spectator Hub is located at Calder Holmes Park. Capacity is 5000! With 17 locations announced for Grand Départ Spectator Hubs across Stages One…