• Leaders
  • Caravan
  • Start town
  • Finish town
  • Feeding zone
  • Checkpoints
  • Sprint
  • Last kilometre
  • Hors catégorie climb
  • Points of interest
  • Cobblestones sectors

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Population:806,700 (2011)
Districts: Cambridge, Huntingdon, North-East Cambridgeshire, North West Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, South Cambridgeshire, South East Cambridgeshire.
Surface: 3,046 km2
Largest town: Peterborough (Pop: 184,000)
Economy: universities (Cambridge), new technologies, bioscience (Cambridge), mineral water (Huntingdon)
Tourism: Cambridge (universities, King's College, Round Church, punting, etc…), abbeys of Ramsey and Anglesey.


Population:1.73 million  (2011)
Districts: Harlow, Epping Forest, Brentwood, Basildon, Castle Point, Rochford, Maldon, Chelmsford, Uttlesford, Braintree, Colchester, Tendring, Thurrock, Southend-on-Sea.    
Surface: 3 670 km2
Largest town: Chelmsford 
Economy: radio (Marconi in Chelmsford), electronics and chemistry (Harlow), automobile (Ford in Brentwood), plastics, services.
Tourism: castles in Hedingham, Colchester, Audley End house. Safrron Walden. Chapel of St Peter on the Wall.

Km 8.9 : Great Shelford

Enseigne du village de Great Shelford © Rich257

Population : 4000 hab.

The village south of Cambridge made headlines because part it was the home of part of Barack Obama's family. 

Jersey wearers after the stage 9

Classifications after the stage 9

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