Hertfordshire village embraces festival of cycling

Redbourn in Hertfordshire hosted the second annual Fête du Velo

Fete du Velo 2014

(Image credit: Jeanette Lendon)

Cyclists took over the Hertfordshire village of Redbourn on Sunday as the second edition of The Hub’s Fête du Velo took place on closed roads around the common.

The event was the brainchild of Simon Barnes, the former owner of the Plowman Craven professional racing team, which counted Malcolm Elliott and Tony Gibb among its leading riders.

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