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How Cambridge Welcomed The Tour De France Vs. How Yorkshire Welcomed The Tour De France

The Tour kicked off in Yorkshire on Saturday, and continues from Cambridge to London on Monday. The people of Yorkshire embraced the event just a touch more enthusiastically.

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Cycling fans in Yorkshire.

Pictured: Cycling fans enjoy the start of the Tour de France in Yorkshire today http://t.co/UlnQSgkdVh

Evening Standard@standardnews

Pictured: Cycling fans enjoy the start of the Tour de France in Yorkshire today http://t.co/UlnQSgkdVh

10:45 AM - 05 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Cycling fans in Cambridge.

Desde Braintre esperando el paso del Tour de Francia; Cambridge-Londres. Viva COLOMBIA.

Crisanto Velandia@cvelandi

Desde Braintre esperando el paso del Tour de Francia; Cambridge-Londres.
Viva COLOMBIA.

5:22 AM - 07 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Cycling fans in Cambridge.

#tourdefrance Tour de France Cambridge, wearing my @JollaHQ first one Tshirt. @cybette

Liangchen Chen@chenliangchen

#tourdefrance Tour de France Cambridge, wearing my @JollaHQ first one Tshirt. @cybette

5:37 AM - 07 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Cafés in Cambridge.

Fitzbillies new side counter open for business at TdeF. Yes it IS level. It's the only thing in Cambridge that is

Tim Hayward@timhayward

Fitzbillies new side counter open for business at TdeF. Yes it IS level. It's the only thing in Cambridge that is

3:35 AM - 07 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

How fans get a good view in Yorkshire.

"@BuzzFeedUK: This Yorkshireman found the best way to ensure his kids got to see the #tourdefrance @alripon

Dan Prosser@Danprosser88

"@BuzzFeedUK: This Yorkshireman found the best way to ensure his kids got to see the #tourdefrance @alripon

8:40 AM - 05 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

How fans get a good view in Cambridge.

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Churches in Cambridge.

@LeTourCambridge People waiting for the Tour de France in Cambridge at 8:00 this morning. #lovecambs@VisitCambs

Visit Cambridge@VisitCambs

@LeTourCambridge People waiting for the Tour de France in Cambridge at 8:00 this morning.
#lovecambs@VisitCambs

4:50 AM - 07 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Dogs watching the tour in Yorkshire.

@yorkshiretea Dougie enjoying his Yorkshire tea on le tour #teaonletour

gary hynd@ghynd83

@yorkshiretea Dougie enjoying his Yorkshire tea on le tour #teaonletour

8:57 AM - 05 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Dogs watching the tour in Cambridge.

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Road markings in Yorkshire.

A Yorkshire welcome for the Tour de France! http://t.co/38h1Y9dJx6

The SPORT Bible@TSBible

A Yorkshire welcome for the Tour de France! http://t.co/38h1Y9dJx6

7:39 AM - 05 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Road markings in Cambridge.

Big day for #Cambridge. Will be heading out at lunch to catch sight of #tourdefrance as it passes by

Adam Tuckwell@BeyondTheSpin

Big day for #Cambridge. Will be heading out at lunch to catch sight of #tourdefrance as it passes by

5:47 AM - 07 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Decorations in Yorkshire.

Gearing up for Le Tour de France in Yorkshire. East Witton has gone bike crazy! @letouryorkshire @letour

tammytourguide@tammytourguide

Gearing up for Le Tour de France in Yorkshire. East Witton has gone bike crazy! @letouryorkshire @letour

8:30 AM - 05 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Decorations in Cambridge.

Départ de Cambridge ! Si british #tdf

Decorations in Cambridge.

Beautiful day in Cambridge. All ready for the 3rd stage of the Tour de France

Regent Hotel@RegentCambridge

Beautiful day in Cambridge. All ready for the 3rd stage of the Tour de France

1:44 AM - 07 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Decorations in Yorkshire.

#LoveIt Silsden British Legion #tourdeyorkshire #GrandDepart

Swallow Dental@SwallowDental

#LoveIt Silsden British Legion #tourdeyorkshire #GrandDepart

5:26 AM - 03 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Decorations in Cambridge.

No more sleeps, le Tour is today!! Worth getting up at 3am for scenes like this! #TdF #cambridge @LeTourCambridge

Checkpoint Reality@CheckpointR

No more sleeps, le Tour is today!! Worth getting up at 3am for scenes like this! #TdF #cambridge @LeTourCambridge

2:19 AM - 07 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The crowds in Cambridge.

The crowds in Cambridge.

Cambridge was busy this morning. Lots of Lycra.

Thankfully, the crowd in Cambridge grew larger closer to the time.

And the crowds definitely looked fuller by the time the cyclists whooshed through.

Le Tour de France comes to King's College Cambridge and @CUPBookshop #TDF2014 @LeTourCambridge

Nisha Doshi@nishadoshi

Le Tour de France comes to King's College Cambridge and @CUPBookshop #TDF2014 @LeTourCambridge

12:39 PM - 07 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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