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Bike lock guide

We love our bikes. Many of us spend hours every day on them commuting to and from work. When we leave this prized possession somewhere we want to know it will still be there when we get back. This guide will take you through what to look for in a good bike lock and which […]

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Winter cycling gloves

Some recommendations of good winter cycling gloves by my Twitter followers and my personal opinion. Also some good tips for keeping hands warm during winter whilst cycling.

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Dahon Speed D7 folding bike

Choosing a folding bike

Helping my cousin choose a folding bike by taking a look at some of the entry level models available and deciding which one is the best

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Kryptonite New York 3000 lock review

This lock is good for two things. Knocking people out and securing bikes. I’m very glad to say I’m only planning on using it for the latter. Review includes a comparison of the different locks and a final opinion as to whether I’m happy with the purchase.

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Alastair Humphreys book review – the ultimate armchair adventure?

How does cycling through drug producing Colombia or war torn Sudan sound? How about cycling in temperatures ranging from –40 degrees Celsius to 50 degrees? Being away from home for 4 years sleeping in a tent by the side of the road and covering 46,000 miles around the world on a bike. All along the […]

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Cyclist gift ideas

By the end of this post you will have some great ideas of what gift to get a cyclist or if you are like myself what to ask for!

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Bike lights definitive guide

When picking bike lights there’s more choice than walking into a card shop to buy the perfect Christmas card. How on earth do you choose one that is suitable for you? How much should you spend on a bike light? Which ones are actually any good?

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Bikehut Chain Cleaner Kit review

A thorough review of the Halfords Bike Chain Cleaning Kit that I recently purchased. Including what I did and didn’t like and other recommended chain cleaning kits

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Cycling book recommendations by my marvellous Twitterers

I asked on Twitter for some good cycling book recommendations and I got some fantastic ideas off people. Here’s a list of the ones I will be reading

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Bicio GoRide iPhone bike mount

A thorough review of the Bicio GoRide including a short video and plenty of pictures

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Cycling socks and overshoes

Cycling socks and overshoes help keep your feet warm and dry. Here are some good ones

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Buying cycling shorts

Cycling shorts for those of us who don’t want to wear lycra. A useful guide to what to look for and how to choose the perfect shorts

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