The great outdoors - posts from July 2014

Tour de Angleterre: cycling in London

by Katherine Hall

July 3 2014 in The great outdoors

London is gearing up for all things bike in 2014 as the world’s greatest cycling extravaganza, Le Tour de France, whips through the capital’s streets on July 7 before weaving back to its Gallic homeland for the denouement of the toughest test on two wheels…

Epping Forest in Essex

Tour de Angleterre: cycling in Essex

by Chris Moore

July 3 2014 in The great outdoors

With the third stage of the Tour De France threading its way through a county that inspired some of John Constable’s most celebrated works of art on July 7, it’s the perfect excuse for planning a cycling break in the East of England. Ready, set, pedal!

cycling in Cambridge

Tour de Angleterre: cycling in Cambridge

by Chris Moore

July 3 2014 in The great outdoors

Stage 3 of Le Tour spins through Cambridgeshire; a county boasting the highest take up of cycling in the country where one in four people choose to cycle to work, and that’s not just students from the famous University peddling between lectures either…

Whitby Abbey

Tour de Angleterre: cycling in Yorkshire

by Katherine Hall

July 2 2014 in The great outdoors

Inspired to get on yer bike by the upcoming cycling spectacular that is the Tour De France? Then why not cycle your heart out just like Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish, exploring some of England's most idllyic spots on two wheels. First stop, Yorkshire!

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