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Halfords offering insurance to cycle customers with Cycleplan partnership

Halfords has partnered with Ripe and its specialist cycling product Cycleplan to offer insurance to all of its cycle customers for the first time.  The long-term partnership will see Halfords’ cycle customers given the option of free 14-day insurance with every bike purchase, protecting their new bike against theft and accidental damage. At …

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Aviva joins forces with Ripe’s Cycleplan to offer specialist cycle insurance

Aviva has joined forces with Ripe’s Cycleplan brand to offer customers specialist cycle insurance. Customers can access the product through the Aviva.co.uk site and the MyAviva customer portal, where they will be directed to the Cycleplan brand. The specialist cycle insurance can provide cover for multiple bicycles and accessories, both …

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BikeBiz December edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz December is now available. This month, we catch up with seven distributors to reflect on an unorthodox year, explore Christmas buying habits in 2020 and discuss how the e-bike industry can help promote sustainable transport. This month’s sector guides are wheels, tyres and inner tyres …

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Cycleplan sees sales increase by 315%

Cycleplan has seen a 315% sales increase since the start of lockdown. Analysing three years of internal data, Cycleplan found the most common claims to be theft and damage, including malicious damage caused intentionally by a third party. The specialist insurance provider is also urging cyclists to check the details …

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Only 10% of cyclists think UK Government takes road safety seriously

A new study has revealed the top ten UK cities where cyclists feel their safety is most at risk, with Cardiff topping the table followed by Leeds and Birmingham. By contrast, Cambridge, Bristol and Edinburgh were deemed amongst the safest places to cycle in the UK. Overall, however, just 17% …

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NHS workers offered 50% off bicycle insurance

A new discount has been launched to provide NHS staff with half-price bicycle insurance. The offer, from Cycleplan, has been introduced to help support healthcare workers during the COVID-19 crisis, who may be cycling to work instead of using public transport. It also comes following a number of recent reports …

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78% of cyclists believe mental health will suffer if Government enforces further lockdown restrictions

78% of UK cyclists fear their mental health will be negatively affected should the government enforce a nationwide confinement without daily exercise, according to new research. The figures come from a survey by specialist cycling insurance provider, Cycleplan, which questioned 547 regular cyclists about their views on the current coronavirus …

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