Pictures: Cotgrave celebrates Tour of Britain

Cotgrave resident Harry Burrows took these pictures of the village's transformation for the Tour of Britain on 8th September.   Harry told us: 'I decided...

County Council’s vehicle landart helps celebrate the Tour of Britain

With today’s Tour of Britain’s route passing County Hall twice, Nottinghamshire County Council arranged its own special cycle-inspired display - which was captured live...
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Video: OVO Tour of Britain – West Bridgford Start

A video of the build up and start of the Tour of Britain in West Bridgford today, 8th September.
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County Council’s chief executive tests out Notts Tour of Britain route

Ahead of this Saturday’s (8 September) OVO Energy Tour of Britain cycle race, Nottinghamshire County Council’s chief executive Anthony May has taken to the...
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Plan your visit to watch Saturday’s Tour of Britain!

The Tour of Britain flies through Rushcliffe this Saturday ( 8th September ) and cycling fans can plan their visit to watch the start...

Ultimate Guide: Tour of Britain – Rushcliffe towns and villages full route

After the Tour of Britain starts in Central Avenue in West Bridgford - the race winds its way through 14 towns and villages before...

All NCT bus service and route changes for Tour of Britain

Stage 7 of the Tour of Britain cycle race is taking place in Nottinghamshire on Saturday 8th September 2018. The route covers West Bridgford, Trent...

Farm Shop creates huge hay bale bicycle to celebrate Tour of Britain

A family Farm Shop in a rural part of Rushcliffe is creating a huge 50 foot wide bicycle made entirely of hay bales to...

Tour of Britain starting flag and trophy unveiled

The official starting flag and trophy for the Tour of Britain have been revealed, after a county-wide competition for children. The winning flag design was...
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Tour of Britain: ALL Road closures across Nottinghamshire confirmed

It’s now only ten days until some of the biggest names in cycling ride the 215km Tour of Britain route through Nottinghamshire on Saturday...
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Timelapse: Tour of Britain Stage 7 – Rushcliffe section of the route

A timelapse of the Stage 7 Tour of Britain Route ( Rushcliffe section ) as it weaves through the towns and villages from West...
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OVO Tour of Britain: Full guide map to Nottinghamshire stage

Here is a full Nottinghamshire guide map to Stage 7 of the Tour of Britain event on 8th September, also see our West Bridgford...

Keyworth folk gearing up for Tour of Britain

Cycling fever is sweeping Keyworth as local people gear up for the Tour of Britain racing through their village on Saturday 8 September. Local school...

Bellydancing group inspired by the Tour of Britain

A Bellydancing group are among the latest members of one community inspired by The Tour of Britain’s arrival and set to wow the riders...

All you need to know: Tour of Britain Start – West Bridgford

The Tour of Britain is just two weeks away and cycling fans can now plan their visit to watch the start of the race...

Bunny and Plumtree celebrate Tour of Britain with eponymous displays

Bunny and Plumtree display bunnies and... a plum tree to welcome the Tour of Britain.  Villagers in Bunny are decorating the race route with bunny...

Rushcliffe health practitioners say ‘cycle more’ to celebrate the Tour of Britain

Health practitioners and Rushcliffe Borough Council are encouraging residents to cycle more often and ensure they always wear the correct safety equipment as part...

Rushcliffe fish shop marks Tour of Britain with bicycle shaped chips!

A Keyworth fish and chip shop has produced specially cut bicycle shaped chips for hungry Tour of Britain fans to savour as the event...

Museum knitters creating 200ft long scarf for Tour of Britain event

A Ruddington museum that celebrates part of Britain’s industrial heritage is creating a huge scarf hundreds of feet long to celebrate the Tour of...

Licensing hours amendment for West Bridgford parks for Tour of Britain event

Lots of residents have been asking about the licensing hours extension application that appears on lampposts and fences around West Bridgford.  The application ( pictured...

‘Transform your town or village for Tour of Britain’ – Nottinghamshire County Council leader...

The race is on to find the best dressed town or village in each district when the Tour of Britain returns to the county...

Cotgrave works together to celebrate The Tour of Britain

Residents and groups in Cotgrave are busily organising activities to celebrate the Tour of Britain’s arrival in the community as it races through the...

John Deere supports Cropwell Bishop’s Tour of Britain celebrations

A major brand has given its backing to a village’s celebrations of the Tour of Britain by providing free spray paint for residents to...

Farm Shop to create 50 foot hay bale bicycle to celebrate Tour of Britain

A family Farm Shop in a rural part of Rushcliffe is set to create a huge 50 foot wide bicycle made entirely of hay...

Radcliffe on Trent pupil wins top Tour of Britain-inspired school menu

With only weeks to go until the UK’s biggest free-to-attend sporting event returns to the county, a Nottinghamshire County Council competition is helping whet...

Councillors inspired to further promote cycling through the Tour of Britain

Councillors in Rushcliffe have pledged to support residents to cycle more often and encourage them to use more sustainable methods of transport as the...

Ruddington villagers save bike from the scrapheap for the Tour of Britain

Villagers in Ruddington are getting into the Tour of Britain spirit by saving a bike from the scrapheap that will now be turned into...
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How you and your community can get involved in the Tour of Britain

Community groups and organisations in Rushcliffe wishing to welcome the OVO Energy Tour Of Britain passing through their town or village are invited to...