Key viewing points have been identified in villages during Bourne’s CiCLE Festival over the weekend of 31 August and 1 September.

The best rural locations are in Kirkby Underwood and Grimsthorpe Castle on both Saturday & Sunday, Corby Glen on Saturday for the ladies race and Folkingham on Sunday for the men’s race. 

As part of the course, highly competitive sprints will take place at Kirkby Underwood, Grimsthorpe & Folkingham. 

Live race commentaries will be available via the ‘Listen Now’ button on the website home page, confirms festival organiser South Kesteven District Council.

The start and finish lines will be in Bourne’s West Street, which will be closed from 7am on Saturday until 8pm Sunday.  Elsewhere roads will be closed on a rolling basis for no more than 10 minutes at a time while the peloton passes with its police escort.

See the event web site for all details including race routes, viewing points, activities and times –