The Tour of Britain comes to Stoke-on-Trent for the 5th year in a row today. The Stage begins at 10.30. Mark Cavendish triumphed yesterday and will be looking to keep hold of the gold jersey.
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.