Jess Varnish 'insulted' as she considers legal action after 'laughable' British Cycling report

Former British Cycling coach Ken Matheson joins criticism over "whitewashed" report

Jess Varnish says that her legal team are looking at taking action over the independent report in alleged bullying and discrimination at British Cycling.

Varnish, whose dismissal from British Cycling's World Class Programme was described in a leaked draft version of the report as "an act of retribution" (a phrase which was removed from the final version published on Wednesday), said that that she found it laughable that she was seen as a "ringleader" by some members of staff.

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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.