Two workshops to help local businesses capitalise on this summer’s Tour de France will be held in Otley next week.

Thousands of cycling fans are expected in town to see the race's riders pass through on the opening day of the Grand Depart on Saturday, July 5.

Leeds City Council and Welcome to Yorkshire are hosting two sessions at Otley Courthouse on Monday, April 14, to advise traders about the opportunities the big day will provide.

The free workshops run from 4pm to 6pm and from 6pm to 8pm.