'I had a job to do': Tour de Yorkshire marshal got up and continued to wave his flag after Astana car near miss

Philip Sullivans plans to go for a beer with the Astana DS who was behind the wheel

The race marshal who had the narrowest of narrowest escapes after nearly being hit by an Astana team car at the Tour de Yorkshire has revealed that he got up and continued to do his job following the incident.

Philip Sullivan was standing on a traffic island in the middle of the road on the final stage of the race on Sunday, waving his flag to direct riders and vehicles around the road furniture when the crash occurred.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.