Tag Archives: Tour of Britain

Photo of the Tour of Britain finish in Dartmouth 2012

Tour of Britain postponed until September 2021

The organisers of the Tour of Britain have announced that this year’s race has been postponed until September 2021 due to the ongoing impact of the coronavirus pandemic

Posted on: 14 May 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Photo of Devon Stage of The Tour 2018

Tour of Britain to return to Devon in 2020

Devon County Council and Tour of Britain organisers SweetSpot have confirmed that Devon will host Stage Two of the UK’s premier cycle race on Monday 7 September 2020

Posted on: 5 November 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy

South Molton farmers win Tour of Britain’s national land art competition

The giant 45-metre work of art featured alongside the route of Stage Two on September 4 which was hosted by Devon County Council.

Posted on: 30 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Meyer wins ‘thrilling’ Devon stage

Meyer took victory in Stage Two of the 2018 OVO Energy Tour of Britain after sprinting to win in Barnstaple.

Posted on: 3 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Friends Life Tour of Britain

‘Plan your journey’ – the Tour of Britain returns to Barnstaple

Organisers are working hard to keep road closures to a minimum but there will be some disruption and delays, particularly between 1.30pm and 4pm, in and around Barnstaple

Posted on: 21 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment
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Crossing the finish line … Devon Summer Tour ends after a summer of cycling fun

The programme, run by Love to Ride and Devon County Council encouraged to form a social team of six riders, like in the Tour of Britain.

Posted on: 16 August 2018 | Posted in: Community
Tour of Britain - Dartmouth finish

Plan your journey – the Tour of Britain returns to Barnstaple

Residents, commuters and visitors to Barnstaple on Monday September 3 are advised to leave more time for their journey as the Tour of Britain returns to the town.

Posted on: 16 August 2018 | Posted in: Community

Chris Froome and Geraint Thomas to race in Devon

The Tour de France winners have announced they will race in the Tour of Britain

Posted on: 16 August 2018 | Posted in: Community

Cranbrook gears up for Tour of Britain

Young people across Cranbrook have brought new meaning to the term ‘recycling’ by creating an eye-catching and colourful town-wide public art display from old bikes.

Posted on: 13 August 2018 | Posted in: Community

Tour of Britain is just the ticket

A keen cyclist from Clyst Honiton in East Devon, has won two VIP tickets to this year’s Devon Stage of the Tour of Britain on Monday September 3.

Posted on: 2 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment