Gearing up to welcome huge cycle race to the Anglia region

The Women's Tour is back in Northamptonshire, Norfolk and Suffolk in June. Credit: Women's Tour

The Anglia region is gearing up to welcome back dozens of elite cyclists to the highways and byways of Norfolk, Suffolk and Northamptonshire over the summer.

The 2016 Aviva Women's Tour is back in June with the opening stage from Southwold in Suffolk to Norwich and the final stage from Northampton to Kettering.

A new video has been released to build up the excitement to the event which see thousands of spectators lining the route.

  • Stage One - Wednesday 15 June - Southwold to Norwich (132km)
  • Stage Two - Thursday 16 June - Atherstone to Stratford-upon-Avon (140km)
  • Stage Three - Friday 17 June - Ashbourne to Chesterfield (112km)
  • Stage Four - Saturday 18 June - Nottingham to Stoke-on-Trent (119km)
  • Stage Five - Sunday 19 June - Northampton to Kettering (133km)