Britain’s Bradley Wiggins won the gold medal in the men’s time-trial at the Road World Championships in Spain. Photograph:  Andrew Matthews/PA

Britain’s Bradley Wiggins has won gold in the men’s time-trial at the Road World Championships in Spain.The Olympic champion clocked 56 minutes 25.52 (...)

Endorsements by retired Olympian cyclist Victoria Pendleton helped drive revenues at Halfords. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

A better than expected 8.8 per cent rise in retail sales at Halfords was fuelled by a 15.5 per cent jump in cycle sales, with brands endorsed by Olymp(...)