Local MP bemoans 'massive inconvenience' caused by upcoming Velothon Wales race

David Davies MP warns that local businesses will miss out on trade as road closures affect the Monmouthshire area during Velothon Wales on Sunday

Velothon Wales 2015

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

With Velothon Wales set to take place on Sunday (May 22), Monmouth MP David Davies is warning that many local businesses and residents will be inconvenienced by the race.

Local MPs were vocal opponents of the race last year, and while Mr Davies admits the communication between organisers and the people of Monmouthshire he remains unhappy that the race is taking place at all.

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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.