Yorkshire’s finest food and drink producers were showcased to the world’s media during the Tour de Yorkshire.
Journalists from across the world descended on Yorkshire for the international cycle race, which began in Beverley on Friday 29th April 29 with the finale in Scarborough on Sunday 1st May.
Media centres were in place at all the finishes in Settle, Doncaster and Scarborough where journalists kept up with all the racing action, file copy and feast on delicacies from some of Yorkshire’s best loved food and drink companies.
Yorkshire Coast brewery, Wold Top Brewery provided bottles of its cycling inspired beer, Hello Velo and topical Scarborough Fair for the media centre at Scarborough Cricket Club.
Wold Top Brewery’s Kate Balchin said: “We were delighted to support the Tour de Yorkshire for the second consecutive year and had a fantastic time watching the finish in Scarborough.”
Sir Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire said:
“It is well known that Yorkshire is home to some of the finest food and drink producers in the country, and many of these will be showcased at the media centres during the Tour de Yorkshire.
“I am sure the journalists coming from far and wide to cover the race will be extremely impressed with the spread laid on for them.
“I would like to thank all companies who have contributed for their generosity and help in making the Tour de Yorkshire a success.”
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