Cyclist who died in Montpellier truck collision named as Robert Chaplin, 56
A CYCLIST who died following a collision with a truck at one of Cheltenham's busiest roundabouts has been named as Robert Chaplin.
The 56-year-old Cheltenham man, who was known as Bob, was knocked down at the junction of Lansdown Road and Montpellier Walk at 4pm on Friday.
He suffered serious injuries and died in Frenchay Hospital some 48 hours later.
It is believed he was unmarried, but had a son and brother.
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His funeral will take place at Cheltenham Crematorium on Tuesday at 3.15pm.