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.
A vigil to remember a couple who were knocked off their tandem near Bristol was held today, a week after their deaths.
Police said a car struck and killed the cyclists - a man and a woman - before the driver fled the scene of the crash in Bristol.