A public meeting takes place in Silsden tonight for people to learn more about the Tour de France.

Regional tourism agency Welcome to Yorkshire is giving a presentation at the event, at Silsden Methodist Church, and there will be a chance to ask questions.

Doors will open at 6.30pm for people to browse display boards and the presentation will begin at 7pm.

The meeting is being hosted by Silsden mayor Councillor Chris Atkinson and the chairmen of Addingham and Steeton-with-Eastburn parish councils, Catherine Coates and David Mullen.

Coun Adrian Naylor, who is a member of a Silsden Tour group and chairs Le Tour Addingham, said; “The Silsden event will pick up on the most up-to-date information and advice related to the Tour.

“It is open to anyone – parish councillors, individuals, groups and businesses.

“Attendance is free, but people need to register.”

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