County cashes in on top women’s cycling event
THE Aviva Women’s Cycling Tour provided a healthy boost to the local economy when stage two of last year’s five-stage race passed through Stratford and other parts of the county.
Stratford hosted the finishing line as the top female cyclists who rode the length of the county in June, with 75,000 spectators gathered along the route from Atherstone, via the University of Warwick, Kenilworth, Warwick town centre and Shipston, before finishing in Stratford.
And an evaluation by Warwickshire County Council published this week has shown it provided a massive boost to Warwickshire’s tourism and... read more
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