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READY: Britain’s Ian Stannard, right, who will ride the Tour of Britain which starts on Sunday, chats to Chris Froome during a training day on the second rest day at this year’s Tour de France which Froome went on to win

Team Sky name strong Tour of Britain squad as Brit eyes stages and overall challenge

NOT SELECTED: Ian Wilkinson is not in the Raleigh line-up

Star Ian Wilkinson forced to miss Tour of Britain

Sir Bradley Wiggins

Sir Bradley Wiggins will ride in Aviva Tour of Britain

RIDING: Andre Greipel. pictured here winning a stage at the Tour de France, will ride the Tour of Britain

Stars confirmed to ride Tour of Britain

EFFORT: Richard Bideau

Impressive Bideau close to another famous win

WIN: Ryan Perry raced to victory in the national 25-mile championships

Burnley rider crowned 25-mile time trial champion on the back of Bideau’s joy

BATTLE: Team Raleigh’s Brad Morgan admits it will be tough to secure a spot in the Tour of Britain squad

Brad Morgan faces battle for Tour of Britain ride

Mark Cavendish

World class line-up set to contest Tour of Britain

ON THE BIKE: Brian Fogarty is set to take part in the UK Ironman Championships in Bolton tomorrow

THE BIG SATURDAY INTERVIEW: ‘Non-swimmer’ Brian Fogarty bids for Ironman masterstroke

Andrew Hawdon (Raleigh GAC)

VIDEO: Andrew Hawdon wins thrilling Colne Grand Prix

FAST AND FRANTIC: Action from the 2014 Colne Grand Prix won by Graham Briggs

Ian Wilkinson is ready to peak on home patch

BEATEN: Colne cyclist Steven Burke

Rider Ryan Perry smashes the course record

Rebecca Rimmington

Padiham's Rebecca Rimmington happy with nationals

RECORD BREAKER: Richard Bideau took nearly four minutes off the national 100-mile record last weekend

Breathtaking Richard Bideau shatters national best

Rebecca Rimmington

Padiham's Rebecca Rimmington edged out by star

FAST: Ryan Perry (right)

Top result in time trial for Burnley military man

FIRST WIN: Sam Boast

Burnley’s Steve Irwin leads the charge with new best time

OUT: Team Raleigh GAC’s Ian Wilkinson will miss the national championships this week as he continues to recover from injury

East Lancashire five aim to make national mark

IMPRESSIVE: Brian Fogarty

Brian Fogarty delighted by Lanzarote Ironman performance

TRAILBLAZER: Dave Ryding was Brad Morgan’s inspiration in skiing

BIG SATURDAY INTERVIEW: Former skier’s career went off-piste as he got in saddle

POPULAR: Cycle Sport Pendle coach Neil Welsh and some of the youngsters at a coaching session

Here come the girls! CSP youngsters shine

ACTION: Rimmington

Ian Wilkinson nets top 10 finish in Milk Race

JOY: Steve Irwin

Victory caps a wonderful weekend for Steve Irwin

WIN: Richard Bideau

Richard Bideau races to time-trial success

ALL SET: Wheelbase-Altura will guest ride at two Tour Series rounds this month Picture: WHEELBASE

Sam Boast keen to make Tour Series impact with Wheelbase Altura

NEW RECORD: Steve Irwin

Irwin sets new North Lancs Road Club 25-mile record

RALEIGH STAR: Brad Morgan

Peloton out of touch in Wilton GP

READY FOR THE TOUR: Ian Wilkinson is looking forward to the start of the Tour Series in the Isle of Wight

Ian Wilkinson eager for start of Tour Series

TEAM WIGGINS: Steven Burke, back, second from left, and the rest of the Team Wiggins squad out training

Upbeat Burke enjoying life at Team Wiggins

ALL SMILES: Wilkin-son in Yorkshire  Picture: VELO UK

Team Raleigh GAC star Ian Wilkinson pleased by showing

WINNER: Rachel King

James Gullen storms to victory with superb ride

ON THE UP: Huge crowds cheer on the riders during Sunday’s third stage

Team Raleigh star believes Tour of Yorkshire display will improve him as a rider

WIN: Greenwood

Steve Irwin gets the better of Richard Bideau

MISSED OUT: Ian Wilkinson (right) was fifth	 Picture: VELO UK

Ian Wilkinson misses out on CiCLE Classic hat-trick

GOLDEN BOY: Colne’s Steven Burke (right) will be competing in the Tour of Yorkshire this weekend

Buoyant Burke all set for Tour of Yorkshire

FORM: Richard Bideau

Richard Bideau nearly breaks Steven Burke’s course records

ACTION MAN: Ian Wilkinson will be taking part in the CiCLE Classic this weekend

Ian Wilkinson bidding to complete hat-trick at CiCLE Classic

THIRD: Richard Bideau

Weather conditions take toll on riders in Nelson

ROLE: Ian Wilkinson

Team Raleigh on top in Tour of Reservoir

IMPRESSIVE: Bex Rimmington finished eighth overall in the women’s Tour of the Reservoir

East Lancashire's Bex Rimmington mixes it with best of Team GB

READ FOR ACTION: Team Raleigh GAC’s Brad Morgan will ride in tomorrow’s Chorley Grand Prix

Brad Morgan keen to make his mark on Chorley Grand Prix

TRACK STAR: Burke

The ones to watch at Chorley Grand Prix

READY FOR THE OFF: Team Raleigh GAC’s Ian Wilkinson will be on the start-line for the Chorley Grand Prix

Ian Wilkinson: Chorley Grand Prix can showcase East Lancashire

LEADING FROM THE FRONT: Amy Gornall is keen to make an impression on the UK scene this season

Barnoldswick star Amy Gornall excited by new season prospects

TOUR IN TOWN: From left, ToBi the Tour of Britain mascot, Councillors Paul White and Stuart Hirst and Ian Wilkinson celebrate

TOUR OF BRITAIN: World's best riders heading to East Lancashire this September

Steven Burke

Stellar start list for Chorley Grand Prix

ON THE ATTACK: Wilkinson in action

Team Raleigh ace takes third while Rutherford shines for NAB Racing

Our best placed East Lancs rider was last year’s event winner Simon Wilson of Padiham in ninth place

Top-10 spot for Simon Wilson on Polypipe debut

VICTORY: Barnoldswick’s Ian Wilkinson wins the Eddie Soens Memorial Race last year

NAB Racing hoping to make an impression

GB SQUAD: Steven Burke, right, in action for the Great Britain Team Pursuit squad during the World Cup meeting in London

Cycling star Steven Burke admits World Championships fitness worries

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