Where to watch the Tour de France


The Tour de France is the world’s biggest live sporting spectacle. Even if you can’t make it to France to watch the riders whizzing by or slogging their way up mountain passes, it’s great to watch on the telly.

We put a call out on Facebook asking for recommendations of places showing the Tour this month. Here’s our line up of the best suggestions we received – don’t forget to check with the venue first, just to be sure!


London and South East

Look Mum No Hands, Old Street

Cadence Performance bike shop and cafe, Crystal Palace

Jetlag Sports Bar, Marylebone, London

The Albion pub, Blackfriars

The Goose, Stratford

Chapeau Velo bike shop and cafe, Colchester

Bike Beans Cycle Cafe, Ashtead, Surrey

South West

The Society Cafe, Bath

The Queen’s Hotel, St Ives, Cornwall

Big Peaks, Asburton, Devon

North West

The Green Jersey cafe and bike shop, Clitheroe

Velopark Cafe at the National Cycling Centre, Manchester

Keswick Mountain Bikes, Cumbria

The Boardroom, Wilmslow


The Alfred Bar, Meanwood, Leeds


The Douglas Arms, Banchory, Aberdeenshire


Gwdihw Café Bar, Cardiff

Know somewhere that should be on our list? Email goskyride@britishcycling.org.uk.