THESE riders will join an expected 1,000 participants for a cycle day event at Blenheim Palace in support of Oxfam.
The Woodstock estate will throw open its gates on Sunday, August 17, to host the 2014 Blenheim Palace Sportive, organised by promotional firm Kilimanjaro Live.
Andy Townsend, of Kilimanjaro Live, said: “Our intention is to grow this into one of the key Sportive events in the UK cycling calendar.”
9:41am Wednesday 29th July 2015
An Oxford street remains closed after canisters containing an unidentified substance were discovered.
10:00pm Tuesday 28th July 2015
FOUR people were killed in traffic accidents in 24 hours on Oxfordshire’s roads.
6:30am Wednesday 29th July 2015
CONFLICT between wheelchair users and parents with buggies has led to problems on the buses across Oxfordshire.
9:00am Wednesday 29th July 2015
POLICE chief Francis Habgood has said “difficult choices” will have to be made about policing across the Thames Valley.
9:31am Wednesday 29th July 2015
A NEIGHBOUR helped an elderly couple to safety after their home was filled with smoke from a burnt-out boiler, the fire service said.
7:00am Wednesday 29th July 2015
A WARD of 30 beds at Witney Community Hospital will shut for seven months to send staff elsewhere in the county and save money, it was announced yesterday.