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Thousands complete RideLondon

Riders of all ages and abilities are navigating roads around London and Surrey this weekend as part of the UK's largest festival of cycling. More than 70,000 are expected to get on their bikes for the events at the Prudential RideLondon festival.

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Boris flies the flag as cyclists race across London

London mayor Boris Johnson was among thousands taking part. Credit: @RideLondon

Cyclists have begun racing across the capital as part of the Prudential RideLondon weekend, in one four separate events designed to appeal to riders of all ages and abilities.

Around 50,000 people are taking part in a mass event that saw many of the capital's roads closed to traffic yesterday.

London mayor Boris Johnson was among thousands of others taking part in a 100-mile road race today.

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