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Tour de France 5th July 2014
A new sign for Otley. Waiting for the riders on Piper Lane opposite The Fleece. Near Waitrose entrance on Westgate. Otley Lions TDF Bookshop window. Otley Lions Bookshop on Mercury Row. Dry stone walls are a feature of the Dales. This is on the Old Ilkley Road. Police rider waves to the crowd. Police chiefs travel in luxury. Not quite so luxurious - French Civil Guard. TV camera and press photographers. The lower ranks. Break-away riders at 2min 12sec- 218 Benedict Jarrier (Bretagne-Séché), 172 Nicolas Edet (Cofidis) & 168 Jens Voigt (Trek). The peloton follows at 2min 12sec. Cav & Froomey in this picture. Over 200 riders pass. One of the TV helecopters. An  FDJ rider consults his team manager. The "broom wagon". The clean-up after the race goes through. Lions Phil & Judy relaxing after the race goes through. A small funfare on Westgate.
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