Tour of Britain

Tour of Britain

Information about the 2018 OVO Energy Tour of Britain, which will take in parts of Broxtowe Borough in September.

Tour of BritainBritain's biggest free-to-attend sporting event is once again coming to Nottinghamshire. The Nottinghamshire stage of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain 2018 will take place on 8 September.

The route will travel through parts of Watnall, Greasley and Morgreen. 


Things to see and do

Cyclists on the 2016 tour

The Tour will take in parts of Watnall, Greasley and Moorgreen which are surrounded by lots of beautiful countryside including local nature reserves Colliers Wood, Watnall Spinney and Watnall Green, which are ideal of an afternoon walk or cycle. Find out more on our local nature reserves pagecycling page or walking page.

There is also the Broxtowe Country Trail and Erewash Valley Trail nearby.  


How can you get involved?

Line the streets to give the riders a rousing welcome to our Borough or decorate the front of your shop or home in celebration of the event.

We'd love to hear what you are doing - you can share you events on our What's on calendar or send us your pictures on Facebook (Opens in a New Window) and Twitter. (Opens in a New Window)

Find out more

More information about competitions, how schools and community groups can get involved, the route and road closures are available on Nottinghamshire County Council's dedicated Tour of Britain webpages. (Opens in a New Window) 

Broxtowe Borough Council
tel: 0115 917 7777