Ribble bikes: which model is right for you?

We walk you through the road bikes available from Preston based bike brand, Ribble Cycles

Ribble is one of the brands, currently offering incredible discounts

We walk you through the road bikes available from Preston based bike brand, Ribble Cycles

Winter cycling clothing: everything you need to stay warm

Winter can be a great time of the year to ride your bike, but to ensure enjoyment you need to make the right clothing choices

The Oakley Radar EV Path have become my go to sunglasses
The Oakley Radar EV Path have become my go to sunglasses. Pictured here is the Prizm Road Lens

To help you prepare for the winter blues with hand picked a number of winter cycling garments to make those chilly rides a little bit easier to bear

Winter cycling shoes for the cold months of 2017/2018

Overshoes, tin foil, cling film and warm-up oil all failing you? Invest in a pair of winter cycling shoes to keep your feet warm every winter

Lake CX145 waterproof cycling shoes
Lake CX145 waterproof shoes

When temperatures really drop, it’s the extremities that suffer the most. Your feet, being far away from the source of …Continue reading »

Raleigh bikes: the complete buying guide

Raleigh has been trading since 1885 – but its bikes have come a long way since the ‘safety bicycle’, and indeed the Chopper of the 1970s

Raleigh has been trading since 1885 – but its bikes have come a long way since the ‘safety bicycle’, and indeed the Chopper of the 1970s

The best winter cycling gloves for winter 2017/2018

To maintain comfort once the cold wind starts to bite, a quality pair of winter gloves are essential. The extremities feel the cold first, so good insulation is critical, but breathability is also important, as nobody enjoys sweaty hands

Nothing ruins a ride so quickly as freezing, numb fingers but sweat-soaked palms aren’t exactly an invitation to ride either. So how should you keep your hands happy this winter? Read on…