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Catch up with the latest cycling news, tips and tricks below...
Monday, 19 October 2020

What to look out for when buying a second hand bike

As brand-new bikes are still hard to find at the moment due to the pandemic and the knock-on effect with shipping times, you might be considering a second hand bike...…Read More...
Sunday, 4 October 2020

Big Bike Revival: FREE bike checks

We are delighted to announce that we have successfully secured grant funding from Cycling UK to deliver FREE bike safety checks in Cheltenham.  One of our team will take a...…Read More...
Wednesday, 23 September 2020

It’s Bike to School week next week

Next week is Bike to School Week and it’s a great reminder that we should all be encouraging the next generation of budding cyclists to get out and about! We...…Read More...
Saturday, 12 September 2020

What to do if your bike is stolen?

What to do if your bike is stolen? As more and more people rediscover their love of cycling, or discover that love for the first time, bikes have become a...…Read More...
Tuesday, 25 August 2020

How to help stop your bike being stolen

As demand for bikes rises and supplies plummet thanks to the pandemic, bike thefts are on the up, and there were already nearly 300,000 thefts a year! Bike crime is...…Read More...
Sunday, 16 August 2020

Local Bike Shop Day - Saturday 5 September

The Bicycle Hub in Cheltenham is a family run, independent business and we are proud to be supporting the Association of Cycle Traders (ACT) with their Local Bike Shop Day...…Read More...
Sunday, 9 August 2020

How to choose a bike lock

Probably the most important equipment you can have to go with your bike is your lock (or two). It helps keep the bike secure and prevent it getting stolen and...…Read More...
Sunday, 12 July 2020

#BikeisBest - The National Cycling Campaign

The recently launched national campaign, #BikeisBest, is aimed at getting as many people as possible out on their bikes.  During the national lockdown for the coronavirus pandemic the surge in...…Read More...
Friday, 26 June 2020

Take it up a notch: A guide on how to change bike gears

If you are a cycling newbie, the whole changing gears thing may be quite daunting. But if you go on avoiding using your gears, not only will you not progress...…Read More...
Sunday, 21 June 2020

Saddle Up: A guide on how to position your saddle

Just like finding the right frame size of your bike, saddle height is also an important factor for comfortable cycling. Finding the sweet spot of your saddle can take some...…Read More...