03/07/2014 11:42 BST | Updated 03/07/2014 11:59 BST

Tour De France 2014: Yorkshire Transformed For Grand Départ

The Tour de France is due to arrive in the UK as all 198 riders in the world's most famous bike race take part in a parade in Leeds city centre before appearing at the opening ceremony event.

Ahead of the 101st Tour's start, here's how Yorkshire has prepared for it...

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