Tributes to Cyclists

Mourners lined the road in silence as the bodies of two cyclists killed after an alleged hit and run passed through Hanham near Bristol. They were paying tribute to Ross and Clare Simons who were riding a tandem when they died.

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Man in court accused of killing couple: full report

A 38-year-old man has appeared in court accused of killing two cyclists near Bristol. Ross Simons and his wife Clare died in Hanham on Sunday.

Nicholas Lovell was charged with two counts of causing death by dangerous driving and other motoring offences. From North Avon Magistrates' Court, in Yate, Richard Payne reports.

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