London Mayor Sadiq Khan hoping to bring Tour de France back to London

The Mayor says that he has already spoken to Tour organisers ASO

The Tour de France in London, 2014 (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has said that he would hope to bring the Tour de France back to the UK capital one day.

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

An occasional racer, Richard spends most of his time preparing for long-distance touring rides these days, or getting out to the Surrey Hills on the weekend on his Specialized Tarmac SL6 (with an obligatory pub stop of course).