As part of this years ‘Summer of Cycling’ Stamford Arts Centre is showing a series of cycling related films on the w/e 30th June/ 1st July.
Hell on Wheels (PG) 2hrs Sat 30 June | 2.30pm
On the very day that the 2012 Tour de France begins get a feeling for the action in this “hardcore” cycling classic of the 2003 edition.
The Flying Scotsman (15) 1hr 36 mins Sat 30 June | 5pm
A brilliantly fictionalised account of the trials and tribulations of Scots cycling genius Grame Obree.
Belleville Rendezvous (12A) 1hr 20mins Sun 1 July | 2.30pm
Chomet’s delightful cartoon of a Tour de France rider kidnapped by gangsters and taken to New York with his mum and his dog in hot pursuit is a cycling masterpiece.
A Day Out (U) 50mins Sun 1 July | 5pm
Alan Bennett and director Stephen Frears’first film, this TV classic follows a group ofYorkshire cyclists in 1911 as they turn a gentleride into a formal occasion.