The Etape Royale cycle race is taking place again this year on Sunday 18th September, with a 100 mile, 65 mile and 45 mile race. Please note that the roads will again be closed around Alford when the event passes through the area.  Further details will be posted nearer the date.

Ten percent of entry fees goes towards local charities and causes – here is a list of those who benefited in 2015 including many from the Alford and surrounding areas.