The first British cyclist to win Tour de France has begun the Nottingham leg of Tour of Britain.
The Stage 2 of the Tour started in Nottingham at 10.00am this morning and will end today in Knowsley.
Cycling stars Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins race through the region
Thousands of people lined the streets of Nottingham today as the second stage of the Tour of Britain started at the castle.
Olympic gold medalist Bradley Wiggins takes part in the Tour of Britain today, with Nottingham Castle hosting the second leg.