Crowds cheered, flags waved and steep hills were climbed…and that was before the cycling had even begun!
If you’re free for a day or two during the tour (2-5 May) then you can play a really important role at the Tour de Yorkshire as one of our volunteers.
For wounded soldier Julie Hopkin the chance to volunteer at the Tour de Yorkshire for Help for Heroes is a ‘dream come true’.
They didn’t plan on becoming volunteers, but after a Help for Heroes’ Tesco national collection, Jacqui and Neil Hogg were determined to become part of Help for Heroes.
Julie is one of our remarkable volunteers, and she challenged herself to raise funds and awareness for Help for Heroes after the death of a close friend.
Help for Heroes Volunteers - and 8 Hero Bears! - joined forces with Moto staff and customers across the country over the bank holiday weekend to raise funds for our Heroes.
Read Help for Heroes volunteer Will Ludlow's story, and what it means to him to be a volunteer for the Charity
Help for Heroes fundraisers begin epic week-long 180-mile walk on route to £500,000 total for charity
Volunteers from across the East region visited Chavasse VC House Recovery Centre in Colchester for the biannual Eastern Volunteer Conference.
Two Royal Navy Senior Ratings and a Veteran of 27 years’ Naval Service are walking from between the sticks at Twickenham to between the sticks at The Principality Stadium in Cardiff to raise money for our Heroes.
The Invictus Games choir, supported by Help for Heroes, will be performing at Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday 18 December.