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Pool-in-Wharfedale Parish Council delighted with

2014 Tour de France Plans

Confirmation that the greatest cycling event in the world will make its Grand Depart from Leeds and include a stage that takes in Harewood, Arthington and Pool has left the Parish Council in Pool thrilled and planning to do something special to mark the exciting occasion.

Parish Council chairman Councillor Hazel Lee said: “It’s absolutely superb news and the Parish Council is delighted.

The atmosphere will be fantastic and we’re looking forward to welcoming the cyclists.

“We’ll have to put our thinking caps on now to see what we’re going to do to mark the occasion, because this is going to put Pool on the world map.”