Arts festival to celebrate Tour de France nets £10m for Yorkshire's economy

The 100-day Yorkshire Festival, organised by Welcome to Yorkshire, generated almost £10m for the county's economy.

The arts festival in Yorkshire to mark the start of the Tour de France in 2014 generated almost £10m for the county’s economy, according to an independent report.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.