'I heard the stewardess praying': Dimension Data riders describe mid-flight terror as plane makes emergency landing

KLM flight safely makes emergency landing in Nice

Two Dimension Data riders have described the moment a routine flight back from a team training camp turned into high drama after a fire alarms were triggered in the hold of the plane.

Serge Pauwels and Julien Vermote were travelling back to Amsterdam from a team training camp in Cape Town, when their KLM flight had to make an emergency landing in Nice after a fire was reported to have broken out in the hold as the plane travelled over the Mediterranean to the west of Corsica.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.