After months of waiting and preparation, the 2014 Tour de France has finally arrived in Yorkshire.

The teams arrived in host city Leeds on Thursday night for a glitzy opening ceremony for Le Tour at Leeds' First Direct arena.

Click on the picture above to see a gallery of the Yorkshire stages.

Chris Froome (right) leads Team Sky past during the team presentation at The Leeds Arena, Leeds.
Chris Froome (right) leads Team Sky past during the team presentation at The Leeds Arena, Leeds.
 

Almost 10,000 cycling fans were joined by the world’s media for the traditional parade of riders ahead of Saturday’s opening stage .

Will you be joining the crowds to see the race come thought Huddersfield and Holmfirth on Sunday?

Here's everything you need to know - just follow the links:

Tour de France Yorkshire route Stage One: Complete list of route and expected timings

Tour de France Yorkshire route Stage Two: Complete list of route and expected timings

Check out Le Tour route though our area in pictures here           

WATCH: Local riders take on Tour de France route through Calderdale and Huddersfield - find out what they made of it

Le Tour de France times

What time is the Tour de France in Leeds?

What time is the Tour de France in Calderdale?

What time is the Tour de France in Huddersfield?

What time is the Tour de France in Holmfirth?

Road closures and parking restrictions

Which roads are closed in Leeds for Le Tour de France Grand Depart?

Which roads are closed in Huddersfield and Holmfirth for the Tour de France?

Which roads are closed in Calderdale for the Tour de France?  

Tour de France Yorkshire 2014: what parking restrictions are in place in Huddersfield?

Hundreds of buses cancelled for Tour de France in Huddersfield: list here  

Where to watch Le Tour

Tour de France 2014: Five key viewing spots around Huddersfield

Tour de France 2014: Watch the action at Huddersfield's spectator hubs

Get there early: Tour de France spectators urged to think about being in best spots at 8am

What will the weather be like?

Tour de France 2014: Weather forecast for Grand Depart in Leeds and Sunday in Huddersfield, Holmfirth and Calderdale

 

What's on this weekend?

There's more to the Tour de France Grand Depart than cycling - see all the supporting events in Kirklees here            

Tour de France Yorkshire 2014: Street theatre extravaganza to take over Huddersfield ahead of Le Tour

Emley Moor mast and Castle Hill's Jubilee Tower to be lit up for Tour de France celebrations in Huddersfield - and you can control the colour  

Tour de France Yorkshire 2014: What's on in the Huddersfield and Holmfirth spectator hubs?

Tour de France trivia

Tour de France 2014: 20 things you might not know about the iconic bike race

Tour de France Yorkshire 2014: 15 memorable moments from the Tour's history

I want to ride my bicycle! 10 Tour de France tunes from Queen to Kraftwerk and beyond

Tour de France 2014: five riders to watch

Who will win Tour de France Yorkshire 2014? Legend Bernard Hinault has his say from St George's Square farm

Yorkshire welcomes the Tour de France 2014: here's some facts about this weekend's Grand Depart

Tour de France fun

Tour de France Yorkshire 2014: How well do you know these Le Tour locations?

Watch: Take a tour of the French farmyard in St George's Square

French garden appears in St George's Square for Tour de France festival

Tour de France Yorkshire 2014: Special local brews to mark the event

WATCH: Musical bike parade brings amusement - and bemusement - to Holmfirth streets

Tour de France Yorkshire 2014: Miniature marvel as baker creates model race video  

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