The carbon footprint of bike manufacture and repair.

How many miles would I need to substitute a bike for my car before I’ve gone “carbon neutral” and what is its legacy once it has passed its service life? The future for green cycling surely is for us all to know a bit more about the carbon footprint of bike...

Dawes Espoir junior CycloCross bike – Special offer

Dawes Espoir 26 inch junior cyclocross bike for 2012. Now on special offer for £270. We have one junior CX bike left with a 26 inch wheel! Perfect for younger or smaller enthusiasts in the Cyclo-Cross discipline. Would be suitable for 5 foot tall riders. The Dawes...

Grilled Bear Puncture repair with mud and clothing

Grilled Bear Puncture repair with mud, grass, water bottles and clothing. This is a very handy piece of knowledge to have. The idea is to replace the volume that is normally occupied by air in the tyre with something else. When you puncture the air escapes. If you...

A white folding electric bike was stolen

A white folding electric bike was stolen from a customer on the 6th January and has been reported to the Police. A white framed Btwin Tilt 500 Folding Electric bike, with a few scratches, and NO BATTERY included as it was taken off before it being stolen. If you...

Christmas opening hours

Merry Christmas Hackney cyclists! This year we will close on Saturday the 22nd of December at 18:30pm. We will reopen in January on Wednesday the 2nd at 09:00am. If you need to get in contact over the holiday please send email to bikes@perlierides.co.uk   ...