Tag Archives: Dartmoor

Holne New Bridge bashers to be captured on camera

15th Century bridge has been hit and damaged 67 times since 1999

Posted on: 24 January 2017 | Posted in: Environment

Tour of Britain boosts Devon’s economy by millions

The 2016 edition attracted more spectators than the previous 2014 stage and generated more than £4.26 million for Devon’s economy.

Posted on: 9 January 2017 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Ian Mercer Memorial Bridge

Ceremony marks naming of Ian Mercer Memorial Bridge

New bridge on the Wray Valley Trail near Moretonhampstead named in memory of the late Professor Ian Mercer CBE, who died in September, aged 83

Posted on: 13 December 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Westcountry pro Steve aims to hit the heights at Haytor

Steve Lampier, one of the region’s top pro cyclists spent a day scouting the route of this year’s Devon stage of The Tour of Britain.

Posted on: 2 September 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Olympic medallist Cavendish confirmed for Tour of Britain

Rio silver medallist Mark Cavendish will race this year’s Tour of Britain, in what will be his first race after the Olympics.

Posted on: 19 August 2016 | Posted in: Community

Ten WorldTour teams confirmed for the Tour of Britain

Ten of the world’s top cycling teams will, for the first time ever, compete in this year’s Tour of Britain with both the teams of Mark Cavendish and Sir Bradley Wiggins confirmed.

Posted on: 19 July 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Tour of Britain returns to Devon in September

Devon County Council (DCC) will host Stage Six of The Tour of Britain, on Friday 9 September. The world’s top cycling teams and riders will race from Sidmouth on the East Devon coast to the summit of Haytor on Dartmoor.

Posted on: 26 February 2016 | Posted in: Community