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Evans celebrates 100 years by recreating model share from ‘golden age of cycling’

Evans Cycles recreated cycling’s ‘highest ever’ modal share on Sunday 30th May, with cyclists making up 41% of all road users near Blackfriars Bridge, London. Wishing to emulate the ‘golden age of cycling’ during its 100-year history where in 1949 cyclists made up 37% of all road users, the retailer …

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Cycling UK’s Bike Week kicks off this Sunday

Cycling UK is preparing for the launch of Bike Week, the annual celebration of all things bike-related. The event, which has been running since 1923, will run from 30th May to 5th June and focuses on how cycling boosts our physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. The past year has seen …

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Cycling UK calls on public to get pedalling in ‘World’s Biggest Bike Ride’

Cycling UK is calling on the British public to celebrate the joy of cycling in the World’s Biggest Bike Ride on 30th May. Supported by Evans Cycles, the event launches Bike Week, the annual celebration of cycling. In its first year in 2020, the World’s Biggest Bike Ride saw thousands of …

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Evans Cycles celebrating 100th birthday this year

Evans Cycles has begun celebrations for its 100th birthday. Frederick W. Evans opened his first store on Kennington Road in southeast London in 1921. Evans Cycles now has over 50 stores across the country, employing over 700 store staff and mechanics. Centenary activities are planned for the rest of the year, …

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Evans partners with cycleGuard to offer discounted insurance policies to customers

Evans Cycles has formed an exclusive partnership with specialist insurer cycleGuard to offer discounted insurance policies to its customers. With over 20 years of experience, cycleGuard provides a range of insurance plans designed specifically for cyclists, regardless of how frequently they ride, their style of riding or the type of …

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Evans Cycles ‘to axe 300 jobs’

Evans Cycles is set to axe 300 jobs, the Guardian has reported. Hundreds of remaining store staff are also set to be switched to zero-hours contracts, with Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group aiming to cut costs. The retailer has reportedly told staff it intends to cut up to half of the …

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Evans Cycles opens new store in Sutton

Evans Cycles has opened a brand new store in Sutton, London. With over 4,560 square feet, the new store will stock over 155 bikes. It will have road, MTB, hybrid, electric and kids bikes from Trek, Specialized, Cannondale, Raleigh and Pinnacle, folding bikes from Brompton and a wide range of …

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Evans Cycles opens new Cambridge store

Evans Cycles has opened its new Cambridge store. With over 1,300 square feet, the new store will stock over 60 bikes as well as the latest products from brands including Pinnacle, Specialized, Brompton, Gore, Trek, Fox and Endura. The store also comes complete with a fully equipped workshop, offering expert …

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Evans Cycles opens new Newcastle branch

Evans Cycles has opened a new store in Newcastle. With over 6,500 square feet spread across two floors, the store will stock over 250 bikes as well as products from brands including Cannondale, Fox, Trek, Brompton, Pinnacle, Raleigh, Castelli, GORE and Endura. The store also comes complete with a fully …

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Evans Cycles opens new Leicester store

Evans Cycles has today announced the opening of its brand new Leicester store. With over 11,500 square feet, the new store will stock over 300 bikes for customers to see in person as well as the latest products from brands like Trek, Specialised, Cannondale, Brompton, Pinnacle, Raleigh, Castelli, GORE, FOX …

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