Business as usual for LOCOG ahead of test event

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The Olympic test event, the London-Surrey Cycle Classic, is set to go ahead as planned on Sunday (August 14) despite the recent unrest in London.

"Nothing has changed," LOCOG spokesperson Fran Edwards told Cycling Weekly. "We're in constant discussion with the Metropolitan Police about this [the recent disturbances]."

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