Supporters are pictured along the road during the 190.5 km first stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 5, 2014
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Tour de France provides boost for Yorkshire businesses

The second stage of the Tour de France begins later with almost 200 cyclists battling it out over a 201km (124-mile) route from York to Sheffield.

More than a million people lined the route of stage one of the Tour on Saturday between Leeds and Harrogate.

The event has led to a welcome boost for the area's economy.

Olivia Richwald reports.

  • 06 Jul 2014
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