Tag Archives: kids

BikeBiz’s guide to the latest kids’ bikes and accessories

This month, we take a look at the latest kids’ bikes and accessories from some of the leading brands in the sector, including Little Rider Co, Crème, DexShell, Squish, SDG, Ride Concepts, Hornit, Kiddimoto, ETC, Cuda Bikes, Sweet Protection, Fidlock, TSG, Troy Lee Designs, Oxford, Burley, XLC, Frog Bikes, Saracen, …

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Islabikes adds Rothan 14 balance bike to range

Children’s bike brand Islabikes has added the Rothan 14 balance bike to its range. The new 14in wheeled balance bike fits children from approximately three years old and is ‘perfect’ for mastering two-wheel balance ready for their first pedal bike, said the brand. It shares all the Islabikes design details …

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BikeBiz May edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz May is now available online. This month, we catch up with Raleigh UK’s Lee Kidger, hear more about the Women of Colour Cycling Collective and Little Rider’s Mike Douglass talks inspiring the pros of the future. This month’s sector guides are kids’ bikes and accessories and …

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Southern Railway donates bikes abandoned at its stations to Cycling UK

Fifteen young people in South London will learn cycle maintenance skills and earn a renovated bike of their own, thanks to a partnership between Cycling UK and Southern Railway. Southern Railway has donated the bikes, which they had found abandoned and left unclaimed at its stations, to the cycling charity. …

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Kids Bike Trailers launches in UK to ‘shake up’ family cycling scene

Kids Bike Trailers has officially launched in the UK following the success of its pilot scheme last summer. The new online sports equipment hire platform, created by parent company Pursue Boundaries, is an online website for kids’ bike trailers and seat hire. Starting from just £10 for a mounted child …

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49% of UK school pupils ‘worried’ about air pollution

49% of UK school pupils are worried about air pollution near their school – an increase of ten percentage points since a similar survey ran in 2018, new figures have revealed. A YouGov poll, commissioned by Sustrans, surveyed 1,305 pupils aged six to 15 years old across the UK about …

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Government invests £18 million in cycle training for children and families

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has today announced £18 million for cycle training across the country to ensure children and their families have the confidence to choose active travel, as the Government encourages everyone to walk or cycle where possible. The funding, which is managed by The Bikeability Trust charity, will …

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