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Affordable cycling accommodation in Morlaix in Brittany

Need affordable cycling accommodation in Morlaix, Brittany (maybe en route to the ferry port in Roscoff)? Then look no further • Aug 18, 2015

Reader Q&A: Is it legal to ride a Surrey bike in France?

Reader Q&A: Charlotte emailed to ask if it was legal to ride a Surrey bike in France. Here's an edited version of our correspondence. • Jul 28, 2015

Update: Stage 20 of the 2015 Tour de France Modane Valfréjus to Alpe d'Huez

Stage 20 of the 2015 Tour de France has been re-routed following problems with the Tunnel du Chambon. Here is the new route info. • Jun 25, 2015

So, you think you can't climb mountains on your bike ...

I've stolen this post from Gerry across at the Vicious Cycle blog because it's just 100% ace. • Jun 25, 2015

Night cycling in the Pyrenees

Climbing the cols of the Pyrenees at dusk when Luz Ardiden and the Hautacam open for night cycling this summer. • Jun 23, 2015

Cancer Support France Canal du Midi ride report

Back in March, we previewed the Canal du Midi for Cancer Support France on June 7-11 – here are some pics and a little report from the ride. • Jun 23, 2015

What? You missed our newsletter? (OK then – here's the link)

What???? You missed our latest newsletter??? OK – here's the link then. • Jun 22, 2015

Bike hire in Calvi

Reader Q&A: Kate wrote from the US to ask about bike hire in Calvi for a cycling holiday on Corsica. • Jun 21, 2015

Stage 10 of the 2015 Tour de France – should I drive or ride?

Reader Q&A: Melanie emailed to ask if it was better to ride or drive to see stage 12 of the 2015 Tour de France from Tarbes. Here's my advice. • Jun 20, 2015

Road bike hire in Valence

Reader Q&A: Ryan emailed to ask about road bike hire in Valence. Here's what info I sent him. • Jun 19, 2015

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