The Crafted Classique cycling event on Saturday has been postponed because of fears about the worsening weather, it was announced today.
Latest forecasts for Ipswich and Suffolk are of high winds and wet conditions.
A spokesman for Ipswich Borough Council said: “We have postponed the Crafted Classique event because of the worsening weather forecast for Saturday. It is not a decision we take lightly but high winds and very wet conditions leave us with no choice.
“People’s safety is paramount and we are aware outdoor events are being called off across the country. We want to stress that this a postponement, not a cancellation, and we will announce a new date after discussions with our partners at Crafted and British Cycling.”