Tour of Britain

Cyclists taking part in the Tour of Britain will be departing from Suffolk on Sunday, as they make their way up to Norfolk.

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Thousands watch as Tour of Britain begins

Thousands of people have lined the streets of Suffolk to watch the Tour of Britain.

The first stage of the race started in Ipswich at ten o'clock. The competitors will head up the Suffolk Coast and through Norfolk, finishing at the Norfolk Showground early this afternoon.

101 cyclists are taking part in the 120 mile route stage, including the Tour de France and Olympic gold medal winner Bradley Wiggins.

The Tour of Britain Credit: ITV Anglia

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