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Tour of Britain: Devon prepares to host penultimate stage

Devon is preparing to host the penultimate stage of The Tour of Britain cycle race.

Following the success of British cyclists in the Olympic and Paralympic Games and the Tour de France, businesses in Devon say they are seeing a spike of interest in the sport.

The first stage of the Tour of Britain got under way in Ipswich, Suffolk, on Sunday morning.

Devon will host stage seven of the tour on 15 September.

  • 09 Sep 2012