Where to watch the Tour de France
Published 29 June 2012
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
The Society Cafe, Bath
The Queen’s Hotel, St Ives, Cornwall
Big Peaks, Asburton, Devon
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.