26th May, 2017

County council get on their bikes to promote Aviva Women’s Tour

Leamington Editorial 26th May, 2016 Updated: 28th Oct, 2016

PEDAL-POWER is is taking over Warwickshire.

With the Aviva Women’s Tour set to arrive in the county on June 16, staff at Warwickshire County Council went head-to-head in a bike race.

The challenge saw 20 teams of staff try to cycle furthest on static bikes in Warwick’s Market Square.

Council leader Coun Izzi Seccombe said: “Warwickshire is giving its full support to the Aviva Women’s Tour and we are truly excited to welcome this significant event to our beautiful county.

“We intend to embrace the opportunities the Tour will bring, by showcasing the county as the best place to invest, live, work and visit as well as helping to encourage more women and girls into cycling and sport in general.”

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