Police officer who claimed he wasn't fit to work found on a cycling holiday in Mallorca

Nicholas Corbett resigned before the hearing for gross misconduct

Sa Calobra is one of the many attractions of cycling in Mallorca

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

A police officer who claimed that he wasn't fit to work due to a back problem has been found guilty of gross misconduct after he was found to be on a cycling holiday in Mallorca.

Nicholas Corbett, who worked for Thames Valley Police before resigning before the misconduct hearing, was meant to be on duty on October 13, 2017, but was contacted by his inspector after he failed to turn up for work.

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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.