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Blog post: Third party insurance

Third-party insurance offers protection if you are involved in a collision where you injure someone else and/or damage their property and they decide to make a claim against you. Third-party insurance is mandatory for car drivers, but for cyclist...

Blog post: Benefits of cycling

Health Commuting by bike is great for your health, giving you a low-impact workout twice a day, so it can help you keep your weight down. According to the government regular exercise like cycling also halves your chances of suffering from hear...

Blog post: What to wear

If you are cycling in cold weather you should dress your child warmly, remember younger children will not be cycling themselves; so while they will get wind chill they will not warm up as they go along. Similarly in the summer don’t forge...

Blog post: Off-road: mountain biking, downhill, trials and cyclocross

Mountain biking is cycling that makes use of non-paved or rough surfaces. It's a sport that can require endurance, bike-handling skills and self-reliance, and can be practised almost anywhere, from a back yard to a secluded mountain top.  &...

Blog post: Cycle security: lock it or lose it

Locking your bike properly is essential. For more useful information on cycling in London sign up to recieve our newsletter How to lock your bike.... GOOD1. Ideally, use TWO secure-rated locks for maximum security2. Lock both wheels and the fr...

Blog post: Bike types

The bicycle market has grown massively in recent years, which can make it confusing but you can be sure there'll be a bike perfectly suited to you out there somewhere. You can find many of our expert bike reviews in our gear section. Mountain bi...