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Arragon's Cycles talks about Best Small Shops competition commendation

Sarah Graham, owner of Arragon's Cycles has spoken out about how the competition has affected their business and how they continuously strive for greatness.

12 Nov 2019, more…

GoFundMy Business: The Cash-Strapped Small Business solution?

GoFundMe is being used as a method for small businesses to raise funds that are cash-strapped and struggling

11 Nov 2019, more…

eBike Summit 2020 date announced

The eBike Summit have announced that they will return to Oxford University's Wolfson College in Spring 2020

28 Oct 2019, more…

Last week to claim Theory one offer

Alongside The Cycle Show last month Cytech are offering a third off the Theory one course until the end of October, allowing you to start your Cytech journey for less.

28 Oct 2019, more…

Sports Direct calls for investigation of Nike-Adidas market dominance

Sports Direct has voiced concerns about the dominance of Adidas and Nike and the high level of supplier power that they have in the sportswear industry.

15 Oct 2019, more…

Take part in CI.N's market data drive and earn rewards

CyclingIndustry.News is seeking to compile a health report of the UK bike retail channel for the third year running.

8 Oct 2019, more…

Tyre Lever Competition Winner Announced

As popular as ever was the Tyre Lever Competition - free to enter on theCytech stand at The Cycle Show all you needed to do to be within a chance of winning either a Home mechanic course or...

27 Sep 2019, more…

Whistler Adventure School, Cytech and Specialized Bicycle Components Canada to Formalise Partnership

Whistler Adventure School is pleased to announce the enhancement of our bicycle mechanic course to incorporate the internationally recognised Cytech certification, offered through Specialized...

26 Sep 2019, more…

London goes traffic-free this Sunday

London continues to test the waters with traffic-free street by taking part in World Car Free Day

18 Sep 2019, more…

HSBC free cycling festival in Edinburgh

HSBC UK Let's ride Edinburgh is back on Sunday the 22nd September with a free cycling festival!

18 Sep 2019, more…

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Get involved in Local Bike Shop Day

Posted on 24 Jun 2019

local bike shop day  

Local Bike Shop Day celebrates independent bike shops all around the UK.

It is all about recognising the community and culture that is independent bike shops, giving specialist IBDs the chance to highlight what makes their shop stand out, why consumers should shop local and what sets them apart from bigger national retailers.

Why not show customers that you are part of the Local Bike Shop Day network and help others discover the integral part that local independent bike shops play in their local communities.

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To make the day a success Local Bike Shop Day needs bike shops to show their support.

  • Follow and engage with Local Bike Shop Day across the social media platforms (and your customers too!)
  • Instagram: instagram.com/lbsdayuk
  • Facebook: facebook.com/LBSDayUK
  • Twitter: twitter.com/LBSDayUK
  • Share and spread the word about Local Bike Shop Day with your customers and the local community by using the hashtag #supportyourlocalbikeshop
  • Download the Local Bike Shop Day logo and web banner and share it on your website, social media platforms and shop windows with #supportyourlocalbikeshop
  • Send in pictures of your shop to info@theact.org.uk to help us with Local Bike Shop Day promotion