Cumbria ready for Tour of Britain

Tour of Britain
Crowds build in Carlisle city centre Photo: ITV Border

Crowds are building in Carlisle for Stage Four of the Tour of Britain. Competitors are due over the start line at around 11am in the city centre.

They will then have a fast blast down the wide roads towards Penrith.

Tour of Britain
The podium in Carlisle city centre, where cyclists will start from Credit: ITV Border
Tour of Britain
Police set off to line the route Credit: ITV Border

Over 100 cyclists have now passed through Carlisle and are heading south for Penrith.