Will there be roadworks hell for the Tour of Britain boys?

The Tour of Britain descends on Mansfield later this year.
The Tour of Britain descends on Mansfield later this year.

What a fantastic coup it is for Mansfield to be named as the host town for the start and finish of the Nottinghamshire leg of the Tour of Britain cycle race in September.

As a huge sports fan, I can’t wait to see some of cycling’s biggest names in my hometown, with – hopefully – the likes of Mark Cavendish passing through to showcase his scintillating sprinting talent.