Stolen bike beware!

Stolen bike beware! Perlie Rides will be happy to post pictures on our site and Facebook page to aid recovery of your property.

Good energy is green energy

Good energy is green energy which is why we made the switch earlier this year. We have always chosen greener suppliers because we aim to be as beneficial to our environment as possible. It came to our attention last year that some green energy is ‘greener’...

Vintage Mercier Road bike for sale

           Vintage Mercier Road bike for sale. We have recently restored this bike back to something approaching its former glory. We have elected not to go all out on this restoration in regard retro components. This is to allow scope for your own future efforts as...

Installing new forks to a mountain bike

Installing new forks is a manageable job for anyone with the correct tools. Before you begin you will need to remove your front brake caliper, stem and front wheel. Allen keys and possibly crown race tools are all the equipment that will be required. If you are...

Mobile bike service

Our mobile bike service will be recommencing in February 2017. Perlie Rides will be offering a collection service again. Parts and labour charges will be the same as in store. There will be a surcharge for transporting your bike, equal to an average taxi fare. We can...

Cinemas 777 third birthday!

After years of fun we’re cellebrating our Cinemas 777 third birthday! the Hackney bike shops’ workshop wheels have held up strong. Three years ago the boss donated his under abused BMX to the stock room for ‘after hours fun and quiet days’. We...

105-year-old sets new cycling world record

Frenchman Robert Marchand set a new world record by cycling 22.547 km in one hour. The UCI created a masters category for those aged 105 or over, especially for Marchand’s attempt. The event was streamed live around the world from France’s national velodrome in Saint...
Mountain biking – the untold British story

Mountain biking – the untold British story

Day-glo Lycra! “ I’m so excited that there is going to be a film looking back at the history of Mountain Biking in the UK. It will be a great chance for me to reminisce a little and also will be an amazing education for our young generation of mountain bikers. It’s an...