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Tour of Britain to race through West Berkshire

THE country’s largest professional cycling race the Tour of Britain will be racing through West Berkshire’s leafy lanes this September during the sixth day of its nationwide cycling tour.

The race which begins on September 7 will complete eight stages in eight days spanning the breadth of England and Wales from Llandudno to London and will be passing through West Berkshire on Friday, September 12.

Organisers released details of stage six of the route today which follows 206 kilometres of road from Bath to Hemel Hempstead.

The West Berkshire element of the course lasts 28.4 kilometres, and cyclists are expected to arrive in ...

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