Step things up a gear at special cycling event

Keen cyclists are in for a treat this weekend as the Wiggle Northern Angel Sportive takes place ahead of the Tour of Britain event.

Starting at Kirkley Hall, bikers can continue on three different routes: short; standard and epic. Registration is at 7.30am on Sunday.

Prices start at £3 for adults and kids ride for free. To book, visit www.ukcyclingevents.co.uk/events/wiggle-northern-angel-sportive for further information.