The 2011 Tour of Britain starts on Sunday September 11 in Peebles, and finishes in Westminster, London, on Sunday September 18.

We will be covering the race in full, with daily stage reports, photo galleries, rider interviews, post-stage analysis and more.

All of our articles will be linked from this page, making it easy for you to keep track of everything that is happening in this year’s Tour of Britain.

Keep checking back for the very latest updates.

Tour of Britain 2011: Stages and map

Stage Date From To Length Preview Report Photos
Stage 1 Sunday September 11 Peebles Dumfries 170.3km >>>>



Stage 2 *

Monday September 12 Kendal Blackpool 137.7km >>>>



Stage 3 Tuesday September 13 Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent 140km >>>>



Stage 4 Wednesday September 14 Welshpool Caerphilly 183.7km >>>>



Stage 5 Thursday September 15 Exeter Exmouth 180.3km >>>> >>>>


Stage 6 Friday September 16 Taunton Wells 146km >>>>



Stage 7 Saturday September 17 Bury St Edmunds Sandringham 199.7km >>>>



Stage 8A Sunday September 18 London London 8.8km ITT >>>>


Stage 8B Sunday September 18 London London 90km >>>>



* Stage two cancelled due to adverse weather conditions

Tour of Britain 2011 route map

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Tour of Britain 2011: Latest news

Renshaw thanks Cavendish after Exmouth excellence

House ready to attack again despite unsuccessful breakaway attempt

Team Sky fails to capitalise on numerical advantage in Stoke

Tour of Britain stage two cancelled due to adverse weather

Gale force winds set to batter Tour of Britain bunch on Monday

Cycling stars ready for Tour of Britain

Raleigh aim for top ten in Tour of Britain

Cavendish confirmed for Tour of Britain

Sky announces Tour of Britain team

Hushovd to ride Tour of Britain

Tour of Britain returns to central London for 2011 finale

Scotland getting ready for 2011 Tour of Britain start

Leopard-Trek sign up for 2011 Tour of Britain

Final day time trial for 2011 Tour of Britain

IG Markets sponsor Tour of Britain leader’s jersey

Tour of Britain set for Scotland start

Tour of Britain 2011: Stage reports

Stage 8b: Booms wins overall as Cavendish takes final stage

Stage 8a: Dowsett takes time trial in London

Stage seven: Bagdonas wins from break

Stage six: Booms wins in Wells to strengthen overall lead

Stage five: Renshaw and Cavendish score HTC one-two

Stage four: Hushovd takes stage in Caerphilly

Stage three: Boom wins stage in Stoke to take lead

Stage two: Stage cancelled, riders parade in Kendal

Stage one: Cavendish wins opening stage of Tour of Britain

Tour of Britain 2011: Photo galleries

By Andy Jones

Stage seven photo gallery

Stage six photo gallery

Stage five photo gallery

Stage four photo gallery

Stage three photo gallery

Stage two photo gallery

Stage one photo gallery

Tour of Britain 2011: Press conference photo gallery

Tour of Britain 2011: Riders warm up photo gallery

Tour of Britain 2011: Start list

Tour of Britain 2011: Provisional start list

Tour of Britain 2011: TV guide

Tour of Britain 2011: ITV4 TV schedule

Tour of Britain 2011: Teams

An Post-Sean Kelly Cycling Team (Ireland)

Endura Racing (Britain)

Europcar (France)

Garmin-Cervelo (USA)

HTC-Highroad (USA)

Leopard-Trek (Luxembourg)

Motorpoint (Britain)

NetApp (Germany)

Rabobank (Netherlands)

Raleigh (Britain)

Rapha Condor Sharp (Britain)

Sigma Sport-Specialized (Britain)

Sky Pro Cycling (Britain)

Topsport Vlaanderen-Mercator (Belgium)

UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling (USA)

Vacansoleil-DCM (Netherlands) 

Tour of Britain: Previous winners

2010 Michael Albasini (Switzerland)

2009 Edvald Boasson Hagen (Norway)

2008 Geoffroy Lequatre (France)

2007 Romain Feillu (France)

2006 Martin Pedersen (Denmark)

2005 Nick Nuyens (Belgium)

2004 Mauricio Ardila (Colombia)  

Tour of Britain: Related links

Tour of Britain 2010: Cycling Weekly’s coverage index

External link

Tour of Britain official website