Jeremy Corbyn's 'dream bike' is a bit expensive for a Socialist, according to the Telegraph

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn covets a £475 Raleigh Criterium, according to a column he wrote for Stylist magazine, but the Telegraph think this is a bit pricey

Jeremy Corbyn (Photo: Twitter/@TrickyBee)

If you could choose your ultimate bike, what would it be? A Canyon Aeroad? A Pinarello Dogma? A Raleigh Ultimate?

If you're Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn then the answer is the latter of the three - a road bike retailing at £475, although according to Telegraph reporter Helena Horton this is a bit pricey for a Socialist leader - although the remark was later removed from the end of the piece.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.