Cycling is the sport du jour: less than a week after the rip-roaring success of the Tour de France's Le Grand Depart in Yorkshire the Campaign for Wool has announced that a London cycle ride will kick off this year's Wool Week.
The Wool Ride will take place on Sunday 5th October at 9am sharp. Cyclists with a woolly bent will start and finish at Potters Fields, passing the capital's highlights of of London Bridge, Buckingham Palace, Westminster, Knightsbridge, Park Lane and Regent Street.
Yarn bombing bicycles will be part of the fun also taking place in Potters Fields, along with There will be a host of entertainment and activity to make it a day to remember with demonstrations and talks on sheep shearing and the story of wool.
Wool Week 2014 officially runs from the 6th to the 12th of October. To register your free place for the Wool Ride go to the Campaign for Wool's website.