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Spectators have 110 miles (177km) of Devon’s roads to choose from to be part of this year’s Friends Life Tour of Britain.

Devon County Council will host Stage Five of the 2014 edition of the race, starting in Exmouth and finishing in Exeter.

The race starts at 11am on Exmouth Strand and will roll out along Alexandra Terrace, the Esplanade and Carlton Hill before heading out of...

Tour of Britain to re-visit popular locations

Devon will have featured in The Friends Life Tour of Britain more times than any other venue outside of London when it hosts Stage Five on Thursday 11 September.

The 2014 edition of Britain’s most prestigious race will be the eighth time that The Tour has ventured into the county and it will re-visit some of its most popular locations from previous editions of the race.


Tour of Britain to return to Devon

The Tour of Britain will return to Devon on Thursday 11 September.

At a national launch event in London yesterday (Monday 31 March), The Tour organisers SweetSpot Group and hosts Devon County Council announced that the Devon Stage of The Tour 2014 will start in Exmouth and will take the long way round to finish in Exeter.

The start and finish venues are a reversal of the...

Climbs and sprints announced for Devon Stage of The Tour

Devon County Council has announced more details of the Devon Stage of this year’s Tour of Britain.

Stage Six of this year’s Tour on Friday 20 September will start in Sidmouth and finish at Haytor in Dartmoor National Park, as the race celebrates its tenth anniversary.

Devon will be making history by hosting the first ever summit finish in the modern era of the race....