A Shetland Community Bike Project staff member services a bike

A Bike Shop With a Difference

The Shetland Community Bike Project offers stellar bikes and repairs, but that’s not all that sets this Scottish shop apart. Since 1999, SCBP has hired young people who may otherwise struggle to find employment, equipping them with the bike knowledge and skills that keep the shop going. Continue reading -> “Dealer Spotlight: Shetland Community Bike Project”

The sun rises behind a lighthouse in Suffolk, United KingdomWith generations of bike shop experience in his family, it’s no wonder Moons Cycles’ leading man Mike decided to return to his roots and open up a shop of his own. Full of charm, character, history and stunning surroundings, it’s not hard to see why Mike chose Ipswich in Suffolk to set up shop! Continue reading -> “Dealer Spotlight: Moons Cycles”

The On Yer Bike storefront in Bournemouth, United Kingdom

In this month’s edition of our Dealer Spotlight, we travel down south to the beautiful beach town of Bournemouth to meet our resident e-bike stockists. If you’re not planning on surfing, one of the best ways to take in the coastal beauty of the town is On Yer Bike!

Continue reading -> “Dealer Spotlight: On Yer Bike Bournemouth”

The Bike Post staff posing outside their storefront in Troon with the VOLT Kensington e-bike

The independent bike shop in Troon, Scotland is an integral part of the e-bike revolution’s success up north. The shop’s staff and their unique approach to their business is the secret behind their success and the reason why we have featured them in this month’s Dealer Spotlight. 

Continue reading -> “Shining a Spotlight on One of Scotland’s Best Bike Shops”

 

Green hills in Surrey with the Bikes Direct logo

Photo Credit: Jim Linwood

Bikes Direct are a friendly, Surrey-based bike shop. Established in 1999, they’ve been helping folks enjoy Surrey’s rolling hills on two wheels for nearly 20 years!

With the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 event taking place over the weekend, we thought our friends down in Dorking were a topical choice for this month’s Dealer Spotlight…  

Continue reading -> “Taking on the Surrey Hills with Ease!”

Vintage photo of Harry Hall from Harry Hall Cycles and his car

Above: Harry Hall Cycles often Provided roadside assistance with a converted Mini van in Britain’s biggest amateur events throughout the 1970s and 80s.

Hailed as one of the top British race bike mechanics of his era, Harry Hall founded Harry Hall Cycles in 1957. 

Today the 3,000 sq ft store, is run by Harry’s son Graham Hall and stocks just about everything you would ever need to join the two-wheeled revolution! With its team of friendly-faced cycling enthusiasts  Harry Hall Cycles remains a Mecca for northern bike riders. 

With such a fascinating and inspiring history it’s a real honour to have this unique cycle shop on board. We’re thrilled to share their story here… 

Continue reading -> “Dealer Spotlight: Harry Hall Cycles”

The Bike Station Glasgow team photo

The Bike Station Glasgow

You know that two wheeled revolution that’s happening right now in Glasgow?! Well The Bike Station Glasgow are right at the heart of it.

The Bike Station is a Scottish organisation with locations in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth and they are one of the main driving forces behind more Scots switching to pedal power.

We love what they’re about, so naturally we’re thrilled that the Glasgow branch are going to be stocking the latest VOLT™ range of e-bikes as well!

We also thought you might like to know what makes this great Glaswegian Bike Shop tick… Continue reading -> “Dealer Spotlight: Spreading the Cycling Revolution in Glasgow”

A1 Braintree team in front of their shop
 
Located in the heart of Braintree, this friendly and enthusiastic team are our primary e-bike dealer for Essex.
 
The A1 Braintree team are made up of Gary “The Oracle”, Mike “The Geek”, Joe H “The Engineer” and Tom H “The Tech”, who together are the secret behind the success of this popular independent high street store.
 

Continue reading -> “The only way is A1 Braintree”