Watch: we asked what people think about the Tour of Britain coming to Sunderland

This year, Sunderland will be hosting the Tour of Britain cycle race for the first time.

By Graham Murray
Thursday, 10th February 2022, 2:55 pm

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The race will come to our city on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, bringing with it some 100 of the world’s top cyclists.

We asked folk out and about by Roker Beach – a popular spot for cyclists – what they thought about the event coming to Sunderland.

People at Sunderland's Roker Beach welcomed the news.