8:12am Friday 29th April 2016
TOURMAKERS are advising cycling fans to plan well ahead for the Tour de Yorkshire in order to get the most enjoyment from the world class racing event.
10:24am Friday 29th April 2016
It could end up being the busiest hour of the week… Asda are trying “a quiet hour” in one of their Manchester stores. Ostensibly for people with autism who are often overwhelmed by noisy surroundings, it’s an experiment in making the store as quiet as possible. No music. No ding-dong announcements. No TVs all switched to different channels.
10:13pm Thursday 28th April 2016
ORGANISERS of the Tour de Yorkshire have agreed a partnership between themselves and the Santos Tour Down Under (TDU) to see both events promoted globally.
7:18pm Thursday 28th April 2016
A 61-YEAR-OLD mountain bike rider suffered back and neck injuries after falling from his cycle.
5:40pm Thursday 28th April 2016
THE year is moving onwards, even if the weather isn’t. This week, wherever I’ve gone I’ve been followed by two pungent springtime smells.
4:42pm Thursday 28th April 2016
“CAM’S group text scandal” screamed yesterday’s front page in The Sun.
4:35pm Thursday 28th April 2016
POLICE are appealing for information after a mountain bike was stolen from inside a van in Sunderland.
11:40am Thursday 28th April 2016
The Headline Challenge is played out every week day between The Northern Echo and BBC Tees. You can play along by following @echopeterbarron and @alibrownlee on Twitter.
10:47pm Wednesday 27th April 2016
BIKES, helmets and Lycra might be the three most important components, but a close fourth on the priority list for all those who love life on two wheels is the cycle-friendly cafe.
11:42am Wednesday 27th April 2016
JON Snow presents Channel 4 News and is President of Cycling UK - an independent organisation that has been championing cycling for more than a century. For more on Cycling UK visit www.cyclinguk.org.
8:05am Wednesday 27th April 2016
THERE is a wonderful saying about Government that I’m sure you all know: “You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can’t fool all of the people all of the time.”
5:15pm Tuesday 26th April 2016
A WEALTH of creative community projects will ensure this weekend’s Tour de Yorkshire is an unforgettable one for visitors, residents and riders alike.
6:24pm Tuesday 26th April 2016
The Tour de Yorkshire rides into the region on Sunday. Cycling writer Matt Westcott rode some of the route for himself.
6:13pm Tuesday 26th April 2016
THE UK’s most decorated female Paralympian in history met Yorkshire cycling fans on Tuesday after taking to the Tour de Yorkshire route ahead of the race this weekend.
8:52am Tuesday 26th April 2016
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE died 400 years ago last Saturday: you may have read the reviews.
9:26pm Monday 25th April 2016
AS I was running across a blustery moor-top on Saturday afternoon, being pelted in the face with hail, it suddenly hit me: I’m sure this is usually much harder.
8:42am Monday 25th April 2016
KEEP your nose out, Obama! Don’t you think you’ve done enough damage to prospects for world peace in the nearly eight years of your disastrous presidency?
10:34am Friday 22nd April 2016
THE spotlight will once again fall on North Yorkshire’s stunning scenery when the Tour de Yorkshire returns next weekend.
4:16pm Friday 22nd April 2016
A SPORTS fan is to cycle nearly 1,000 miles between 18 cricket grounds for charity.
9:06am Friday 22nd April 2016
MAYBE the tide is turning…Maybe the charities are finally beginning to realise that hitting us over the head with heavy emotional demands and rubbish pens is not the way to our wallets.