Eastoft getting ready for the tour of britain.
The cyclists will be coming from Luddington and heading south to Crowle on Tuesday 5th September.
Expected time is between 11:45 onwards but check the tour web site for latest information.
On the 5th of September the Tour of Britain cycle event will be passing through Eastoft, we are hoping to take the children down to watch late morning/early afternoon and would like it if the children could come to school wearing non-uniform but something green.
Reception/F2 will be staying in school as the event in not age appropriate.
Is your house dressed up to the nines in bunting or flags for the Tour of Britain? Or does your business look the bee’s knees with a decorated bicycles in the window?
Apply now for the Best Decorated House and Best Decorated Business in North Lincolnshire. Business and houses big and small – both on and off the Tour of Britain route – are all welcome to apply; as long as you’re showing your Tour of Britain pride, you could be in with a chance of winning.
The winner of the Best Decorated House competition will receive a gift voucher worth £100 and the Best Decorated Business will win a commemorative plaque. Both prizes will be presented on the winners podium on race day, Tuesday 5 September. The deadline for applications is midnight on Monday 28 August 2017.
Fill in the form on www.nltour.co.uk/competitions to let us know if your house or business would like to enter this competition.
120 of the world’s top cyclists will take on a 107 mile stage, starting from the beautiful 300-acre estate of Normanby Hall Country Park and passing through the pretty village of Eastoft, finishing in the heart of Scunthorpe near Central Park.
START : Normanby Hall Country Park
FINISH : Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire will host an entire stage of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain for the first time ever this September, as Britain’s premier road cycling event heads to the area on Tuesday 5 September 2017.