The route sees 15,000 riders travelling through Worcestershire, Staffordshire and Birmingham.
The man from Crewe has been charged with being drunk on an EasyJet plane flying from Barcelona to Liverpool.
Kamran Hussain told children that martyrdom was better than anything they could achieve at school.
Staffordshire's Kirsty Bertarelli and Denise Coates make the Sunday Times Rich List for 2017.
A mum's phone "melts" with messages after the social media site removed a photo of her son
A brilliant hat-trick from Alvaro Morata helps Premier League champions Chelsea to a dominant win at Stoke City.
Ten-man Port Vale's run without a win is extended to eight League Two matches following a 1-1 draw with Yeovil at Huish Park.
About these results
In Praise of God
7 ways to explain the Kardashian phenomenon