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Bike industry isn't one of the 58 sectors evaluated for Brexit impact

Bike industry isn't one of the 58 sectors evaluated for Brexit impact

The Department for Exiting the EU has today released a list of 58 industry sectors for which it has done Brexit impact studies – the bike industry doesn't make the cut.  ...

Carlton Reid
Mango Bicycles ceases trading thanks to Brexit, seeks buyer

Mango Bicycles ceases trading thanks to Brexit, seeks buyer

At the end of last month we revealed that debt-ridden Mango Bikes of Cirencester had been sold back to one of its founders for a pound, had made staff ...

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Halfords sees sales boost in the midst of Brexit-driven staycations

Halfords sees sales boost in the midst of Brexit-driven staycations

Halfords has reported a first-quarter boost in sales, according to Retail Week

Hayley E. Ferguson
British Cycling

Lead Race Mechanic (Para-Cycling)
Manchester

Championing a lifelong passion for cycling and supporting the delivery of world class sports

Get an MP to work in your bike shop (it could be George Osborne)

Get an MP to work in your bike shop (it could be George Osborne)

Pro-remain ex-Chancellor George Osborne is backing the "Get Britain Trading" campaign from the Forum of Private Business. The campaign is being launched to coincide with tomorrow's Article 50 trigger, and ...

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Boris Johnson promises tariff-free import of Indian bikes after Brexit

Boris Johnson promises tariff-free import of Indian bikes after Brexit

Foreign secretary Boris Johnson has today suggested that Indian bicycle manufacturers will be able to export to the UK tariff-free after Brexit.

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Trump forcing Trek to make in US will ramp up bike prices globally

Trump forcing Trek to make in US will ramp up bike prices globally

“Thank you to General Motors and Walmart for starting the big jobs push back into the U.S.,” tweeted President-elect Donald Trump yesterday. Unlike China’s president Xi Jinping – who has ...

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Biggest fan of the single market? Margaret Thatcher

Biggest fan of the single market? Margaret Thatcher

Prime Minister Theresa May models herself on Margaret Thatcher, and many on the Tory right believe they are today channelling Thatcher by destroying Britain's links to the EU. But as ...

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Jacob Re-Smog wants Brexit Britain to be free of EU eco & safety regs

Jacob Re-Smog wants Brexit Britain to be free of EU eco & safety regs

Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg believes Brexit Britain could roll back EU safety and environmental standards, and instead have the same sort of regulations as India. Rees-Mogg floated the idea at a ...

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Brexit blamed for redundancies at Planet X

Brexit blamed for redundancies at Planet X

Planet X of Yorkshire, has made almost half of its staff redundant, sources say. Brexit is being blamed. 

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Bike businesses request same Brexit protection as automotive industry

Bike businesses request same Brexit protection as automotive industry

British bicycle businesses have requested the same Brexit protection that the UK government appears to have agreed with Nissan. The Japanese carmaker yesterday revealed that it would build two new models ...

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