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Church-based Spoke & Co bike-cafe closes

Church-based Spoke & Co bike-cafe closes

Spoke & Co of West Bridgeford has closed after just a year. It was housed in a converted church close to Holme Pierpont and the Big Wheel cycle route along the River ...

Carlton Reid
Nottingham tri shop shutters thanks to Mike Ashley & the internet

Nottingham tri shop shutters thanks to Mike Ashley & the internet

Internet sales and Mike Ashley's plans to open a chain of triathlon stores has been blamed for the closure of Total Fitness Nottingham. This store has been trading for 21 ...

Carlton Reid
Bike shop closure rate now at highest since the 1960s

Bike shop closure rate now at highest since the 1960s

While some British bike shops are today thriving, this is not the norm. It’s hard to calculate exactly because there is no settled definition of what constitutes a bike shop ...

Carlton Reid
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Manchester

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Ilkley Cycles closes and jokes "told you bike shops don't make money"

Ilkley Cycles closes and jokes "told you bike shops don't make money"

Ilkley Cycles has closed. The shop management  posted a heartfelt message on Facebook today: "Well, the time has come, like all high street retail, we are now closing!"

Carlton Reid

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Tyneside's M Steel Cycles shuts (it's been trading since 1894)

Tyneside's M Steel Cycles shuts (it's been trading since 1894)

One of Tyneside's leading bicycle shops has closed. M Steel Cycles had been trading since 1894.

Carlton Reid
Opinion: Mastering social media

Opinion: Mastering social media

We live in a digital age. Now more than ever, marketing yourself correctly and cultivating a strong brand image are just as essential as physically selling the product range you ...

Kieran Howells
Get in touch to secure a free place in the BikeBiz 2018 Directory

Get in touch to secure a free place in the BikeBiz 2018 Directory

The BikeBiz Directory 2018 is set to return alongside the December print magazine; we're calling on you in the trade to get in touch if you have a new business or ...

Kieran Howells
2Pure and ATG Training to support dealers with Cytech training

2Pure and ATG Training to support dealers with Cytech training

A new initiative launched this week by 2pure-Unior and ATG Training aims to support cycle mechanics gain an industry-recognised qualification through offering a free Cytech technical two assessment day.

Kieran Howells
Independent bike shop threatened with fine by council for free pump

Independent bike shop threatened with fine by council for free pump

Isambard’s Cycles, situated at the top of the famous Brick Lane in the London borough of Tower Hamlets has attracted the attention of the national media this week due to ...

Kieran Howells
Saddleback is now accepting orders for 3T products

Saddleback is now accepting orders for 3T products

Saddleback is now accepting orders for the full 3T line including frames, bars, aerobars, seatposts, stems, forks, wheels and accessories. Shipping of 3T products will commence in mid-August.
 
3T’s ...

Kieran Howells

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