Because we had a late start we decided to park just off the city centre and take the tram to Meadowhall. This served two purposes, we wouldn't have to deal with car traffic and it gave my partner a chance to show me the area.
Check out the Tour Maker shirt to the right, wish I'd thought to have volunteered
People watching II
The yarn bombed bikes of The Woolly Bike Trail at Sheffield Cathedral
Pub lunch and tram ticket
Waiting for the cyclists. Yes I wore very impractical shoes to traipse about in but you gotta admit they are cute
McCain Chips publicity caravan vehicle
Carrefour polka-dot jersey themed caravan
Lead racer at this point, he zoomed by to quick for us to get a good pic
Jens Voigt in the Polka-Dot jersey
The Team Sky kit looks GOOD.
Zoomed in on the other side just before the 1 km banner
Stormtrooper cyclists II, as you can see they created quite a stir
Ummm, I don't think he is an official part of the TdF! Still got lots of cheers though and good on him
Go home, it's all over! A few of us stayed to the end