Your guided Tour to Yorkshire-French without tears

This weekend see Yorkshire pudding on the style for an international cycle race steeped in continental culture.

Friday, 29th April 2016, 1:09 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 3:07 pm
'Ow do

So, to ensure you're au fait with any Tour de Tyke visitors from across the Channel, here's our French-Yorkshire top ten translations at a glance guide.

Bonjour = ‘Ow do

Je suis tres excite = I’m reet chuffed

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Les Competiteurs = Butty dodgers

La rue est fermé = A reet bloody nuisance

Le cycle helmet = T’at

Le cycle shorts = Y’call them britches?

La course a commencé = Summat’s 'appened

Un accident terrible = By ‘eck

Sa jambe est cassé = Tha’s nowt wrong wi ‘im

Le sprinte finish = S’like Donny Races