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Blog post: School travel plans

Increasingly schools are promoting cycling for children over 9 years old according to the Government’s ‘Travelling to school’ action plan. By cycling to school, children and parents are taking daily exercise. This has both imme...

Blog post: Essential accessories for when you start cycling

Mudguards The bike you choose might come with mudguards, which protect you from spray and mud in the wet (and protect the cyclists behind you too). These can be added to many bikes afterwards, but some bikes don't have the necessary fixings. ...

Blog post: Mending a puncture

Having a puncture can be annoying, but it should be easy to fix. If you are not used to fixing punctures it can take some time, but does get a lot quicker with practice. It is generally faster to replace the inner tube with a spare rather than t...

Blog post: Minimising risk while cycling in London

These tips make the roads safer for you, and for other people. Novice and experienced cyclists alike can learn a lot from cycle training, so contact your local council to ask about free or subsidised lessons: Be extra careful near large lorries...