Post Tagged with: “Tour de Yorkshire”

Former Welcome to Yorkshire employee ‘not surprised’ by claims against Sir Gary Verity

Gary Verity at the route launch of the Tour De Yorkshire 2019.

By Amy Goodall and Abbey Maclure A former Welcome to Yorkshire employee has said he is “not surprised” at complaints against former chief executive Sir Gary Verity. Sir Gary resigned last month on health grounds, but concerns have been raised about his expenses and behaviour towards staff. Sean Murricane, who worked at the tourism agency from 2010 to 2012, recalled […]

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Tour de Yorkshire pioneering the world cycling scene as women’s race to be fully televised

Gary Verity at the route launch of the Tour De Yorkshire 2019.

By Tom Clayton The 2019 Tour de Yorkshire will be among the first cycling events in the world to have equal length stages for male and female riders, it was announced today. The event from Thursday May 2 to Sunday May 5 2019 will also see the women’s race televised alongside the men’s as they compete on the Friday and […]

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Yorkshire Voice Show 02/05/17

Yorkshire Voice Show 02/05/17

On today’s news – Tour de Yorkshire round-up, schools in Yorkshire feeling the pinch after more funding cuts, and more young people choose the bank of Mum and Dad to fund their mortgages.

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Lunchtime Bulletin 02/05/17

Lunchtime Bulletin 02/05/17

All the latest from the Yorkshire Voice TV newsroom. Today we talk about the Tour de Yorkshire, cuts to school funding and the weekend’s news in sport.

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Tour de Yorkshire

Tour de Yorkshire

The people of Bridlington came out in force on Friday to cheer on the cyclists as they set off on the Tour de Yorkshire. It was the first day of the race and the cyclists had a gruelling one hundred and seventy three kilometre route which ended in Scarborough in the afternoon. We sent reporter Hannah McDonagh to the seaside […]

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Bradford prepares to host Tour de Yorkshire

Bradford prepares to host Tour de Yorkshire

By Jessica Greenway RESIDENTS and cycling groups in Bradford are being urged to attend an event to raise awareness of the city being a host venue in the Tour de Yorkshire.

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Bikes, Brexit and the box boost Yorkshire’s visitor numbers

Bikes, Brexit and the box boost Yorkshire’s visitor numbers

  By Scott Francis A WEAKER pound, the legacy of hosting international cycling competitions and a string of hit TV shows filmed in Yorkshire have resulted in a record number of visitors to the county.

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