81-year-old completes cycle from Lands End to John O'Groats

An 81-year-old man from Cumbria has cycled 950 miles from Lands End to John O'Groats. His friend Billy Skipper joined him for the journey.

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Not quite ready to take his foot off the pedal

An 81 year-old man from Cumbria is doing exactly the opposite of relaxing.

Tony Rathbone is half way through a mammoth cycle ride.

He's pedalling more than 950 miles from Land's End to John O'Groats.

Our reporter Fiona Marley Paterson caught up with him as he approached his home town of Keswick.

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