Health chiefs issue advice for Le Tour campers

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Health experts in Yorkshire are advising campers preparing to enjoy the Yorkshire scenery for this weekend’s Grand Depart to look out for their health.

Additional campsite facilities are available around the region for the thousands of spectators expected to descend on Yorkshire this weekend to enjoy the unique Tour de France spectacle.

Dr Simon Padfield, a Consultant in Communicable Disease Control with Public Health England’s Yorkshire and the Humber Centre, said: “It’s really great that so many people are going to be enjoying the fresh air and the glorious scenery we have in Yorkshire but there are just a few things to be aware of to make sure your camping break is part of a great weekend rather than sending you home feeling poorly.


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