The UK's biggest road cycling race was set to return to Cumbria, but the coronavirus pandemic has put the brakes on plans for now.Read the full story ›
The county gained an economic boost of more than £1.5m from hosting stage four in 2019.Read the full story ›
Cylcists from around the world will take part in the Tour of Britain over the weekend. Three stages are held in the border region.Read the full story ›
The UK's biggest cycling race is in Cumbria for the second consecutive day.Read the full story ›
The Tour de France winners Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome will lead Team Sky at next month's Tour of Britain, it has been confirmed.
This year's route includes two stages in Cumbria, covering 14 kilometres from Cockermouth to Whinlatter Pass.
The Tour of Britain will feature its first team time trial this year on a route designed to be unpredictable.
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The race will start on Sunday 2 September.
Community leaders in Kelso hope the Tour of Britain will boost the Borders' reputation internationally. The first stage of the event finished in the town yesterday afternoon, Sunday 3 September. It was shown live on ITV 4:
Not only is it bringing people in but there'll be great footage that's going to be seen around the world. They'll hopefully see what we've got to offer and come for other events."
Britain's premier cycling race brought nearly £250,000 to the region.Read the full story ›
Cumbria gained its best ever economic boost of more than £5m from holding Stage Two of the Tour of Britain cycle race in September.Read the full story ›
Sir Bradley Wiggins is set to resume the Tour of Britain today after a taxing second day saw him joke he had overdone recent celebrationsRead the full story ›
Thousands of people have turned out to watch the country's most prestigious cycling race in Cumbria.
Youngsters at a primary school in Lazonby enjoyed an active day in honour of the cyclists passing through their village. Not a bad way to spend the first day back at school!
Kim Inglis spent the day time with them: