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5 of Britain’s best bike manufacturers

Here on this little cluster of islands we're quite fortunate to have some of the world's greatest bike trails and cycleways, and thanks to these top British bike manufacturers, we're spoilt for choice when choosing a bike to ride on them. Let's celebrate some of the best cycling brands from dear old Blighty.

Best 2017 disc brake road bikes under £1500 (part 2)

In part two of our blog, we single out the disc brake road bikes you can get for between £1000 and £1500. With an increased budget, you can expect to find carbon frames, full hydraulic brakesets and high performance gearing on these bikes.

The best 2017 disc brake road bikes under £1000

Not so long ago, disc brakes on road bikes were a controversial subject. Now, any manufacturer who takes their road bikes seriously has a couple of disc brake options available. Catering to those buying on a budget, this first of two parts takes a look at the best road bikes for sale under £1000 equipped with disc brakes.

The Cycle Show 2016 – Birmingham NEC

The Cycle Show, held annually at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, is one of the go-to cycle shows here in the UK. If you missed it this year, take a look at some of our highlights in this photo gallery.

Students! Save money and travel by bike

Being a student isn’t just about drinking and nights out dressed as a character from a cartoon you’re too young to remember. Now and then you have to attend lectures and learn some stuff, which means facing the inevitable rush-hour commute. If you’re a bit skint and the novelty of living on packs of 17p noodles starts to wear thin, …

IceBike rundown 2014: part 2

  Part 2 consists of more popular and interesting cycling related products from the 2014 IceBike tradeshow. Below you’ll find details on more of the latest products from top manufactures including Shimano, Lazer, Saracen and Gamnut. Remember to check out our IceBike rundown 2014: part 1 for even more of the latest cycling products.   …

IceBike rundown 2014: part 1

IceBike is the largest annual cycle tradeshow and is run by the UK’s leading distributor of bike parts and accessories, Madison. Top brands such as Garmin, DT Swiss, Continental Shimano and many more flock to IceBike every year to show off what’s new for 2014. Check out the new and very interesting products we found …

Mountain bikes – a perfect time to buy!

The summer sales are a great time to pick up some bargains in the bike market giving you better quality bikes and components for the price you pay! While it’s in full swing we have some great deals that are well worth a look at. I’ve picked out a few of the best deals in …