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Leicester's celebrated cyclist: Bert Harris

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Back in the Victoria England the largest spectator sport was cycling.

The most famous sportsman on the circuit was Leicester's Bert Harris, who represented Britain in races across the globe.

Roger Lovell, director of Cyclemagic, has been keeping Harris' memory alive with his passionate talks. BBC Leicester's Jeremy Nicholas reports.

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