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North East gears up for 2015 Virgin Money Cyclone cycling festival - sponsored feature

Thousands of cyclists set to compete in three-day Virgin Money cycling festival - sponsored feature

Tim Stafford of Hartburn who says cyclists left rubbish on his land after an event

Farmer left with massive litter clean-up operation after Virgin Money Cyclone

A Northumberland farmer says he was left with a clear-up operation after a cycle race rode past his land over the weekend

Barry Coleman is gearing up for the Virgin Money Strive challenge

Gosforth bank worker to climb Matterhorn for Virgin Money Strive Challenge

A bank worker from Tyneside is joining colleagues on The Virgin Strive Challenge to help young people in the UK

Lawyer and keen cyclist Andrew Soulsby has tackled a trio of long distance cycling challenges to raise cash for Marie Curie Cancer Care

Virgin Money lawyer saddles up for Cyclone ride to raise cash for Marie Curie

Andrew Soulsby completes a trio of charity cycle challenges with the Virgin Money Cyclone Challeneg later this month

Daniel Ellam, Wayne Bell, Jordan McDonnagh, Simon Kristiansen, Colin Hutchinson and Lofty Rames are taking on the Virgin Money Cyclone

Wounded North East veterans take on Virgin Money Cyclone Challenge

Former soldiers from the North East will take part in the Virgin Money Cyclone Challenge to raise funds to help injured ex-servicemen and women

Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey

Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey to return to Northumberland for Cyclone event

Gold-medal-winning paralympian Dame Sarah Storey will be hoping for a win in the 2014 Curlew Cup, part of the Virgin Money Cyclone in Northumberland

Riders take part in The Virgin Cyclone event

Virgin Money Cyclone event wins world recognition from UCI

A famed Northumberland cycle race has achieved recognition from world governing body, the Union Cycliste International (UCI)

Riders take part in The Virgin Cyclone event

Virgin Cyclone cycling festival proves the biggest ever

This year's Virgin Cyclone cycling festival was the biggest so far and a roaring success

Laura McVittie, who works at Quorum Business Park

Quorum Business Park commuter centre manager gets on her bike for charities

Laura McVittie, who works at Quorum Business Park, will have covered more than 300 miles when she completes the last of her five cycling events in September

Virgin Money Cyclone draws big crowds at Newcastle's Leazes Park

Competition was fierce at the second day of a festival of cycling which continues to draw huge crowds to the North East

Team IG Sigma Sport competing in the Virgin Money Cyclone

Virgin Money Cyclone cycling festival gets set to get under way

The 2013 Virgin Money Cyclone gets under way tonight with thousands of participants geared up for the four day cycling festival

Virgin Money Cyclone riders at the ready for cycle challenge

NORTH East cycle fans are gearing up for one of the biggest festivals on two wheels.

Cyclist Andrew Soulsby from Gosforth

Gosforth man tackles Virgin Money Cyclone for seventh time in a row

CYCLIST Andrew Soulsby is determined not to lose his 100% record as he tackles the seventh Virgin Money Cyclone.


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