Switching to cycling is straightforward – thanks to Life Cycle UK 

Spring has sprung and suddenly it’s nice to be outdoors again. Now is the perfect time to give cycle commuting (or any kind of cycling) a go!


Not got a bike? Feeling a bit wobbly? Want to avoid the main roads? Local non-profit organisation Life Cycle UK can help…


Buy an affordable, refurbished bike

Life Cycle has a wide range of makes, models and sizes available – with further discounts for Job Seekers; apprentices, trainees and those on a work placement; and people earning less than minimum wage. The Life Cycle Hub is open for Bike sales most Fridays and Saturdays. Check the website for opening times and further details: https://www.lifecycleuk.org.uk/buy-a-bike


Urban cycle skills sessions

Life Cycle’s team of qualified cycle instructors can help people of all ages and abilities to feel confident on two wheels. Sessions are offered one-to-one or in groups. This is not just for those who want to learn to ride a bike – more confident riders are supported to navigate complex road systems. Those who prefer a pleasanter route will be surprised how many quiet and traffic-free ways they discover to their destinations. The sessions are tailored to you, move at your own pace and will leave you feeling ready to ride wherever you want, whenever you want. Find out more and book at: https://www.lifecycleuk.org.uk/learn


If your bike could do with some TLC, find out about Life Cycle’s bike maintenance courses at: https://www.lifecycleuk.org.uk/fix


Or, ask your employer to book a Dr Bike session for you and your team: https://www.lifecycleuk.org.uk/dr-bike

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