Tour of Britain - Updates

76 days ago

The OVO Tour of Britain has now left Carmarthenshire!

What a fantastic experience and welcome from everyone along the route. We’ve had a great day hosting Stage One and the Grand Depart. Thanks everyone for supporting the event – we hope you enjoy the rest of the day wherever you are along the route. Have a safe journey home!

The race has now reached Llandovery

Cyclists are being given a fantastic welcome and cheers ahead of their sprint.



The race has passed through Llangadog and will now head towards Llandovery

The race has arrived at Ffairfach

Cyclists are now making their way towards Bethlehem for the first mountain race of Stage One. 

The race has left Llanarthne and is heading towards Llandeilo

Roads around the route are generally clear, our thanks for your cooperation.

There are no further issues at Nantgaredig.

The race has now left Nantgaredig and cyclists are making their way to Llanarthne along the B4300

Cyclists are now heading towards Tanerdy where they will take part in the first sprint

The race has reached Towy Bridge where cyclists are being welcomed with the sight of our giant green bike!

There is a large build-up of traffic around Nantgaredig and the B4300

Dyfed Powys Police are closing some roads, please proceed to an alternative location. Details of the full route is available on the spectator information page.

The race has arrived at Kidwelly

The 2018 Tour of Britain is underway!

Cyclists will now make their way around the new National Closed Road Circuit at Pembrey Country Park before leaving along Factory Road.

Factory Road leading to Pembrey Country Park is now CLOSED to traffic

Walkers and cyclists can still enter the park. Don’t forget you can park and walk/cycle from the Festival Fields in Pwll. Parked cars causing an obstruction on the road may be towed.

The team buses have started to arrive at Pembrey Country Park!