Firstly Happy birthday to Monty Young (founder of Condor Cycles)!
http://www.cyclingweekly.co.uk/news/latest/500518/monty-celebrates-his-80th-in-style.html - Great article on Cycling weekly about Monty's birthday celebrations.
Next up is a sad story, just weeks after we heard that the Good Friday International at Herne Hill was moving to Manchester due to the weather, an event that has hosted International starts for years from Bradley Wiggins to Tommy Simpson. A campaign has just been launched to 'save the herne hill velodrome'. After years of battling for a long term lease, it looks like the owners of the Herne Hill Velodrome, Dulwich Estates, have decided against the velodromes future!