Posted by: Jason's Staff | April 19, 2013

Tour de Yorkshire Road Show

Jason joined a panel including Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire, Adrian Lythgo, Chief Executive at Kirklees Council and Mehboob Khan, Leader of Kirklees Council, at the Tour de France 2014 Roadshow at Huddersfield Town Hall.

Tour de Yorkshire Road Show

Over 280 local people from businesses, schools and community groups watched the informative presentations and then took part in a Q and A session to find out more about how the Grand Depart will benefit our area.

For more information on the Tour de France Grand Départ 2014 please visit this link:

As Vice Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Le Tour in Yorkshire Jason has spoken in support of the bid in Parliament. He worked with Conservative Yorkshire MPs to secure a guarantee from the Government to make available up to £10m for the Tour de France in Yorkshire.

(Jason is pictured with Gary Verity)


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