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The home of our weekly countdown to the Grand Départ of the Tour de France in Yorkshire - with extended interviews and information.

Episode 22 - 03/07/2014 - The final show before the Tour de France comes from the Otley Cycle Races. We speak to Tour Chief Christian Prudhomme, the man who secured the Tour, Gary Verity, and, in a podcast only interview, French cycling legend Bernard Hinault.

Episode 21 - 25/06/14 - It's the penultimate episode! We hear from school kids who are using Le Tour to find out about French culture, why bunting bent lamp posts in Masham and is Skipton ready?


Episode 20 - 18/06/14 - We meet a woman who could help save lives during the Tour and how road closures may threaten one village's celebrations.

Episode 19
- 11/06/14 - Chris Boardman tells us about his childhood cycling around Harrogate and find out what you need to know if you're planning on riding the route.

Episode 18 - 04/06/14 - Hear what happened when Gavin and Sophie tried Stage 1 of this year's Tour de France - and we hear from two lucky cyclists who got to ride alongside last year's Tour winner, Chris Froome.


Episode 17 - 28/05/14 - We hear from North Yorkshire Police on how the force is preparing for the Tour de France - plus how one cycling themed calendar is causing a stir in Harrogate.


Episode 16 - 21/05/14How will the trains cope with 3m visitors to Yorkshire? We hear from the rail operators on their plans for the Tour de France weekend - plus how one school in Malhamdale is getting into the spirit!


Episode 15 - 14/05/14 - As Stray FM celebrates Love the High Street, we catch up with local bike shops to see how they're preparing for the Tour - plus one man's account of what happens when you see the race in person.

Episode 14
- 07/05/14 - Wondering where to go to watch this year's Grand Départ? We compile our top 10 locations. Plus, why businesses are being urged to stay open during the Tour.

Episode 13
- 30/04/14 - We find out why the Tour's inpiring people in Skipton to dust off their forgotten bicycles and we speak to Harrogate's Cappuccino Ladies Cycling Club.

Episode 12 - 23/04/14 - The first pro-cyclists are seen checking out Yorkshire and we speak to the Grand Départ's official photographer about the challenges of finding new ways to document the event.

Episode 11 - 
16/04/14 - We answer your FAQs in Tour de France for Dummies - plus why a café in Harrogate has become the place to be if you're a cyclist.


Episode 10 - 09/04/14 - Gav interviews one of his cycling heroes - Graham Obree - and we look at how Ripon is counting down to the Grand Départ.

Episode 9 - 02/04/14 - A look at the 100-day Yorkshire Festival, with interviews from the people responsible for this year's Grand Départ.


Episode 8 - 26/03/14 - We mark 101 days until the start of the race and preview the Yorkshire Festival.

Episode 7
- 19/03/14 - A look at disability and the Tour and we speak to British cycling legend Brian Robinson.

Episode 6 - 12/03/14 - Asking how the Tour can make Harrogate a healthier place and we're in the Dales for a big event celebrating the Grand Départ.

Episode 5 - 05/03/14 - We look at a possible legacy for the Tour in Harrogate and find out what life is like for cyclists in the town.

Episode 4 - 26/02/14 - TV's Ned Boulting on why Yorkshire's Grand Départ will be bigger than London's and the North Yorkshire village rediscovering its cycling past.

Episode 3 - 19/02/14 - We hear about a new cycling festival planned for Broughton Hall and find out why the Tour has taken the knitting world by storm.

Episode 2 - 12/02/14 - An Otley man tells us why he's hoping to volunteer as a 'Tour Maker' and where exactly is the Départ Réel?

Episode 1 - 05/02/14 - We get an update on preparations for the Tour across Harrogate and Craven.


You can hear Stray FM's Tour Report on-air every Wednesday at 7pm or catch up with old episodes here.

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