Cyclescheme is the UK's most popular cycle to work benefit, creating more cyclists than any other provider.

Welcome to Cyclescheme's 'Featured' section - here you'll find a variety of articles ranging from news stories about riding to work, featured competitions and general cycling updates from around the world.

The evolution of your bicycle journey

The more you cycle, the more you tend to spend on bikes and equipment. Fortunately, you can carry on making...

22.02.2024 By Cyclescheme

Why your bike needs a bell

Bikes aren’t required to have a bell or horn fitted, but for commuting it’s practical and polite to have one. Here’s...

21.02.2024 By Cyclescheme

Bin your gym membership and buy this

New Year’s resolutions seldom stick, especially gym memberships. Invest in cycle-to-work essentials instead for a...

12.01.2024 By Cyclescheme

Prize Draws

25.10.2023 By Cyclescheme

Better Rules for Riding on the Road

The Highway Code now endorses safe cycling practices that have been taught by instructors for years. Here’s what...

05.07.2023 By Cyclescheme

Winter cycling accessories you won’t regret investing in

With the right equipment, you can enjoy – or at least tolerate – cycling to work whatever the weather you wake up to.

23.01.2023 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog - Team Bikmo’s top tips for cycling to work

Check out their top tips of cycling to work and reasons why they enjoy it.

25.07.2022 By Cyclescheme

How cycling can help with the cost of living crisis

Inflation is at its highest level for 30 years, with gas, petrol and food prices rocketing. Riding your bike more...

24.05.2022 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: Bikmo - The ultimate commute guide

We love a daily cycle commute to the office, as does our specialist cycle insurance partner, Bikmo.

13.05.2022 By Cyclescheme

Combat the National Insurance increase with Cyclescheme

Take advantage of salary sacrifice and cut the cost of your tax bill.

06.04.2022 By Cyclescheme

Do I need cycle insurance?

Wouldn’t it be useful to know what exactly cyclists are claiming for on their insurance, as well as what claims are...

23.03.2022 By Cyclescheme

How well do you know the Highway Code?

The Highway Code contains vital information, advice, and road traffic law. Yet most of us haven’t looked at it in years.

14.02.2022 By Cyclescheme

Cycling and the law

Not all laws for motorists apply to cyclists, and there are other laws that apply only to cyclists. Here are some...

07.02.2022 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: BikeRegister - Protect your bike from theft this winter

Six tips for keeping bikes safe during the winter months.

12.10.2021 By Cyclescheme

Top 10 apps for cycle commuters

Your smartphone is an excellent cycling accessory. Here are ten of the most useful apps for the day-to-day commuter.

07.10.2021 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: Bike Drop - Safe, secure, valet parking for cycling to work in London

Brand-new Cyclescheme partner, BIKE-DROP, introduce their unique offering and give us their top tips for making your...

15.09.2021 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: Bikmo - 5 tips for choosing the best cycle insurance for you

Need to find the best cycle insurance for your commute? Researching cycle insurance may seem tedious, but it’s so...

15.09.2021 By Cyclescheme

Are you ready for World Car Free Day?

On Tuesday 22 September, towns and cities all across the world will be acknowledging World Car Free Day as streets...

03.09.2021 By Cyclescheme

Why cycling is good for the environment

As we all consider climate change, Bikmo, our cycle insurance partner, shares their top reasons why cycling is great...

18.08.2021 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: Bikmo's 5 reasons we love cycling

Our official insurance provider, Bikmo, gives us 5 reasons why they love cycling.

28.07.2021 By Cyclescheme

Cycle to Work Day

Cycle to Work Day is back! On Thursday 5th August, we want to give people across the UK a much-needed boost through...

28.06.2021 By Cyclescheme

Staying safe on your e-bike: Trek Guest Post

Riding and commuting by e-bike is awesome.

21.06.2021 By Cyclescheme

Discover the best tool for the job

When it comes down to it, you only need to things to start cycling – a bike and the desire to ride. And Cyclescheme...

17.06.2021 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: Bikmo’s ultimate bike lock guide

Locking your bike is simple enough, but it often causes difficulties when you start searching for the type of lock...

11.06.2021 By Cyclescheme

Bike Week 2021

Bike Week, delivered by Cycling UK, is an annual celebration to showcase cycling and how brilliant it is.

14.05.2021 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: Bikmo - 5 checks to get your bike ready for spring

As the weather starts to improve, Bikmo, our official cycle insurance provider, shares their top checks to get your...

06.05.2021 By Cyclescheme

Cycling can change your mind on Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Heath Awareness Week – 10th - 16th May 2021. How will you get involved?

19.04.2021 By Cyclescheme

Are Cycle to Work Schemes worth it?

Don’t buy a bike or cycling equipment until you’ve read this. Cyclescheme can save you hundreds of pounds compared...

19.03.2021 By Cyclescheme

Is it legal to use your phone on your bike?

Holding a phone to your ear while cycling isn’t against the law. That doesn’t mean it’s a good idea. Here’s how to...

15.03.2021 By Cyclescheme

Cycling through Covid

One silver lining of the pandemic is that we can still ride our bikes. In fact, we’re encouraged to do so for...

27.01.2021 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: Bikmo – How much clothing and kit do you ride with?

With your Cyclescheme eCertificate you can purchase clothing and accessories as well as a new bike.

19.01.2021 By Cyclescheme

10 Things cyclists wish drivers knew

With a bit more empathy and understanding, we'd all be happier and safer sharing the roads. Here are 10 key points...

24.11.2020 By Cyclescheme

Everything you need to know about the cycle to work scheme and Santander cycles

Our new scheme lets you hop on a Santander Cycle in London, whenever you fancy, for as little as £1.34 per week.

16.11.2020 By Cyclescheme

Cycle More Mondays: Log your ride every Monday for the chance to win

29.10.2020 By Cyclescheme

It’s OK not to cycle everyday

Signing up to Cyclescheme doesn’t mean you have to cycle to work everyday. Read on to find out more about how you...

28.09.2020 By Cyclescheme

Show your support for Local Bike Shop Day

Local Bike Shop Day opens its doors to everyone, from experienced riders to first-timers.

19.08.2020 By Cyclescheme

Guest blog: Bikmo - Locking up your bike

There are ways to deter, or make it more difficult, for the opportunist thief to steal your ride with top locking...

22.07.2020 By Cyclescheme

E-bikers rewarded with a 25% reduction in insurance premium

Never has there been so much excitement and buzz in the bike sector as there is around the potential that e-bikes...

10.07.2020 By Cyclescheme

Cycle to Work Day is back!

If you’re planning a journey of any kind on Thursday 6 August 2020, get on your bike!

02.07.2020 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme partners with #BikeisBest

We’re pledging our support to #BikeisBest and we hope you’ll join us!

24.06.2020 By Cyclescheme

Keeping up your mental and physical health

Taking the time to exercise and get outdoors can be a great antidote to any feelings of sluggishness you might...

19.06.2020 By Cyclescheme

Guest Blog: Dan Joyce - it’s time to reduce our carbon footprint

Dan Joyce, editor of Cycling UK (and writer of most our blogs) talks about why reducing our carbon footprint is so...

08.06.2020 By Cyclescheme

Bikmo’s 7 tips for new commuters

Bikmo, official insurance provider for Cyclescheme have shared their top tips with us for protecting yourself and...

27.05.2020 By Cyclescheme

Cycling isn’t just physical

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week from 18-24 May. Here’s how regular cycling can play a key role in your mental...

11.05.2020 By Cyclescheme

Guest Blog: See.Sense - 7 Reasons Why Cyclists Are Missed By Other Road Users

Seeing & being seen: See.Sense creates award-winning bike lights which give cyclists more visibility on their ride,...

30.04.2020 By Cyclescheme

Nominate a brilliant person to win a bike

We have 13 bikes to award to incredible individuals thanks to our brand partners. And we need your help...

14.04.2020 By Cyclescheme

Guest Blog: The See.Sense Story

The clock change is a very important time for cyclists. It signals the start of summer, longer days and for many of...

26.03.2020 By Cyclescheme

Guest Blog: 'Cycling was new to me too!' - Adrian Warren

For four years I drove to my local place of work, 5 days a week, every week.

17.03.2020 By Cyclescheme

Celebrating Cyclescheme’s 15th Birthday

This month, we celebrate Cyclescheme’s 15th birthday.

25.02.2020 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme partners with Bikmo

Rider-first bike insurance for the Cyclescheme community

05.02.2020 By Cyclescheme

New year revolutions for the new decade

28.01.2020 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme is a gold standard Cycle Friendly Employer

We’re proud that our efforts to getting our own employees on the road has been awarded by the panel at Cycling UK.

15.01.2020 By Cyclescheme

Keep riding through Winter with Winter Wheelers

There are daily prizes to win for riding logging a ride on the love to ride app between 1st - 25th December.

13.11.2019 By Cyclescheme

Winter versus e-bikes

If you want to power through winter, you’ll need to prevent your e-bike’s battery becoming cold or wet. Here are...

05.11.2019 By Cyclescheme

From boneshaker to dream machine

"I love my bike, cycling to work is good for me, lifts my mood and puts everything into perspective on the way home."

23.09.2019 By Cyclescheme

Cycling and the mental health benefits

Regular cycling isn’t just good for your physical health: it also benefits your mental wellbeing.

10.09.2019 By Cyclescheme

Cycling Insurance, all you need to know

British Cycling memberships can include insurance and liability cover, plus as a Cyclescheme you can get 25% off...

16.07.2019 By Cyclescheme

Do I need lights during the day?

Although studies have shown some of the possible benefits of daytime running lights, we feel that they should be...

09.07.2019 By Cyclescheme

Cycle to Work Day is back!

This year, we’re pleased to announce that Cycle to Work Day will be running on Love to Ride. We have 7 fantastic...

02.07.2019 By Cyclescheme

Save even more in the sales

Bike shop bargains on Boxing Day, or in any other sale, are even better if you combine them with Cyclescheme.

01.12.2018 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme isn't a one-time-only deal

With Cyclescheme, you can save money on a bike and equipment at any time of the year, and you can do so again and again.

19.11.2018 By Cyclescheme

What Does Indoor Cycling Do for Your Body?

Indoor cycling is a good substitute to outdoor cycling in winter; and still offers many of the same health benefits....

07.11.2018 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme Commuter #20

Welcome to your new-look Cyclescheme Commuter Magazine!

07.11.2018 By Cyclescheme

Be a winter warrior

We've teamed up with 6-leading brands to share the top 5 things to look for in your winter commuter

02.11.2018 By Cyclescheme

Let Love to Ride’s Winter Wheelers Propel You Through December!

Winter can be one of the most rewarding times to get on a bike.

16.10.2018 By Cyclescheme

E-bike jargon buster

Here's a handy guide to what's watt when it comes to e-bike jargon

27.09.2018 By Cyclescheme

Welcoming VOLT electric bikes to Cyclescheme

Save up to £390 on your VOLT bike with Cyclescheme!

12.09.2018 By Cyclescheme

10 reasons you need to try e-bike

Averse to the marriage of electricity and pedal power? You shouldn't be, here's why.

07.09.2018 By Cyclescheme

World Bicycle Relief: The Power of Bicycles

World Bicycle Relief mobilises people through The Power of Bicycles. Their vision is for a world where distance is...

25.07.2018 By Cyclescheme

Get ready for Cycle to Work Day

The UK's biggest cycle commuting event is back on Wednesday 15 August. Here's why and how to get involved - and why...

19.07.2018 By Cyclescheme

What is Bikeability?

Bikeability is based on the government approved National Standards for Cycle Training, which teaches trainees the...

08.06.2018 By Cyclescheme

Why riding an e-bike is good for you

Riding an electric bike isn’t cheating: you still have to pedal and you still burn calories. It’s like riding a...

04.04.2018 By Cyclescheme

Cycling and the 2018 Spring Statement

23.03.2018 By Cyclescheme

What’s better for you: running or cycling?

Pounding the pavements and pushing the pedals are both excellent forms of aerobic exercise. Yet one is more...

23.03.2018 By Cyclescheme

Why would I buy an e-bike for the cost of a car?

An e-bike might cost the same as a secondhand car, but it will save you money and bring other benefits every day you...

23.03.2018 By Cyclescheme

Biking in times of Brexit

The weak pound has pushed up the price of bikes, and things may well get worse. Here’s what you can do to fight...

13.02.2018 By Cyclescheme

Did you know e-bikes are available on Cyclescheme?

If you’re looking for an e-bike to cycle to work on, look no further than Cyclescheme.

17.01.2018 By Cyclescheme

Your winter cycling saviour: Gloves & Socks

At Cyclescheme we want to keep you in the saddle this winter. That’s why we’ve created our ‘Winter Cycling Saviours’...

19.12.2017 By Cyclescheme

Inspiring circular day rides for 2018

The days may be short and cold but that’s giving us plenty of incentive and opportunity to plan lots of cycle rides...

08.12.2017 By Cyclescheme

Your winter cycling saviour: Mudguards

At Cyclescheme we want to keep you in the saddle this winter. That’s why we’ve created our ‘Winter Cycling Saviours’...

29.11.2017 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter Magazine Issue 19 has landed!

The mag contains everything new and returning cyclists need to know about Cyclescheme, including route planning...

14.11.2017 By Cyclescheme

Your Winter Cycling Saviour: Winter Tyres

At Cyclescheme we want to keep you in the saddle this winter. That’s why we’ve created our ‘Winter Cycling Saviours’...

10.11.2017 By Cyclescheme

The ultimate gift for cycling enthusiasts. The Cycle Choice gift card!

The Cycle Choice gift card is the ideal gift for cyclists. For those who aren’t sure what to buy a cycling...

08.11.2017 By Cyclescheme

Get winter ready with Cyclescheme

Whilst it can be tempting to hibernate your commuter bike from now until spring; with the right accessories you can...

27.10.2017 By Cyclescheme

Your Winter Cycling Saviour: Bike Lights

At Cyclescheme we want to keep you in the saddle this winter. That’s why we’ve created our ‘Winter Cycling Saviours’...

27.10.2017 By Cyclescheme

What are the benefits of an e-bike?

E-bikes have loads of benefits including a healthy lifestyle, lowering commuting costs and cut down commute times.

26.10.2017 By Cyclescheme

Sale bikes on Cyclescheme

Many of retailers let you 'Cyclescheme' sale bikes. Here's a definitive list of retailers that make buying a sale...

23.10.2017 By Cyclescheme

Riding an e-bike isn’t cheating

Some cyclists look down on electrically-assisted bikes because it’s not ‘proper’ cycling. They’re missing the point.

12.10.2017 By Cyclescheme

10 unwritten cycling rules you need to ignore

Wannabe racers think that there’s a code of conduct to observe if you’re going to be a proper cyclist. They’re wrong.

21.08.2017 By Cyclescheme

Comment: Why electric bikes, not electric cars, are the transport revolution we need

Battery-powered cars won’t solve the UK’s problems of air pollution, congestion, and obesity. Electrically-assisted...

15.08.2017 By Cyclescheme

Be part of the Cycling Show

The Cycle Show is back from 22-24 September 2017 taking place at the NEC Birmingham.

09.08.2017 By Cyclescheme

Over £5,000 of prizes to be won with Cycle to Work Day

Dust off your favourite bike and get ready to join in the UK’s biggest one-day celebration of cycle commuting.

08.08.2017 By Cyclescheme

Why should I ride an e-bike?

Electric bikes, or e-bikes are like marmite – everyone has an opinion! For those who aren’t sold on e-bikes (yet!),...

06.07.2017 By Cyclescheme

Reading Cycling Signs

Despite their clarity, some of the UK’s traffic signs are widely misunderstood – particularly those relating to...

20.06.2017 By Cyclescheme

Get on your bike for National Clean Air Day

15.06.2017 By Cyclescheme

Comment: Cycling and the Justice System

Police procedure, sentencing, and Government policy must change to prevent injustice to cyclists, according to this...

23.05.2017 By Cyclescheme

Get set…GO. Cycle to Work Day 2017

Join us on our fifth anniversary and make this another record breaker.

20.04.2017 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter Magazine 18

Cycle Commuter Magazine Issue 18 has landed!

07.04.2017 By Cyclescheme

Best shoreside cycle routes for when you're not cycling to work

Britain has over 11,000 miles of coastline not to mention numerous lakes and lochs. These are gorgeous locations for...

01.04.2017 By Cyclescheme

Comment: Air pollution and cycling

The air quality of some our cities isn't great, but you're still better off going by bike. Here's why.

20.03.2017 By Cyclescheme

Overcoming the barriers to cycling to work

Most of the reasons that people give for not cycling to work can be overcome. Here are some pointers for your...

16.03.2017 By Cyclescheme

Police clamp down on close passes

The successful operation by West Midlands Police to catch 'near miss' drivers could go nationwide. Fingers crossed!

17.02.2017 By Cyclescheme

No, minister: cyclists are road users

When the Secretary of State for Transport suggested that cyclists aren't road users, British Cycling's Chris...

23.01.2017 By Cyclescheme

How much money does cycling save you?

Cycling burns calories rather than cash. Switch to a bike for your journey to work and you could save over £3,000...

19.01.2017 By Cyclescheme

Issue 17 of the Cycle Commuter Magazine

The latest Cycle Commuter Magazine has hit the shelves and is available for you to enjoy.

17.01.2017 By Cyclescheme

Ride the latest 2017 road bikes

If you're looking for a new bike, or you just want to get a feel for what's out there. You don't want to miss this.

15.12.2016 By Cyclescheme

The health benefits of your commute

Cycling to work is an easy, convenient way to fit exercise into your daily life

05.12.2016 By Cyclescheme

15 reasons why we love the National Cycle Network

We’re not shy in declaring our love for the National Cycle Network.

21.11.2016 By Cyclescheme

A bike isn't just for summer...

Win some fantastic Muc-Off cleaning products and accessories to keep your bike spic and span and out of the shed...

16.11.2016 By Cyclescheme

Give more tax breaks to people who take up cycling to work says British Cycling

The UK government should give tax breaks to people who take up cycling to work, British Cycling’s policy adviser...

11.11.2016 By Cyclescheme

Food hot spots on the National Cycle Network

Why not use the National Cycle Network to travel to these foodie hotspots and sample some of the best treats the UK...

23.09.2016 By Cyclescheme

The numbers behind Cycle to Work Day 2016

This year saw a new record set for miles pledged for Cycle to Work Day.

19.09.2016 By Cyclescheme

Autumn weather – staying one step ahead

As lovely as Autumn can be, shorter days and changeable weather are part of the inevitable march towards winter. ...

30.08.2016 By Cyclescheme

Top bike rides for fun days out with friends

There’s nothing quite like a beautiful sunny day to make you feel like a kid again, hopping on your bike to go and...

21.07.2016 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter #16

Issue 16 of Cycle Commuter magazine is packed full of news, reviews and tips.

28.06.2016 By Cyclescheme

Celebrate summer with a cycling and camping adventure

Now that summer’s here at last, why not make the most of the warmer weather with a camping adventure on the National...

05.05.2016 By Cyclescheme

Cycle to Work Essentials

Take the plunge and start cycling to work. Follow these ten tips and make your first week of cycle commuting stress...

01.04.2016 By Cyclescheme

Cycling in Italy: The Italian Lake District

What’s so special about this part of Italy? We take a look at the Top 5 places to pedal with the help of cycling...

22.03.2016 By Cyclescheme

Safeguard the National Cycle Network

With your support at this critical time, Sustrans can attempt to address many of the remaining maintenance problems...

17.03.2016 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling's Guide on Cycling to Work

With participation in cycling on the increase, cycling to work is an great way to get fit and stay healthy, whilst...

29.01.2016 By Cyclescheme

10 Romantic Bike Rides in the UK and Beyond

You don’t have to go to the ends of the earth for a romantic day out.

21.01.2016 By Cyclescheme

Cycling New Year’s Resolutions from British Cycling

If you are planning on setting some New Year’s resolutions, how about trying some of these suggestions?

16.12.2015 By Cyclescheme

Bike Owner Has Stolen Bike Recovered Within 2½ Hours

A man who had his bike stolen and recovered within two and half hours of registering it as stolen on the...

13.11.2015 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter #15

Issue 15 of Cycle Commuter magazine is packed full of news, reviews and tips. There's advice on cycle paths, how to...

23.10.2015 By Cyclescheme

Public demands bigger bike budgets

Sustrans’ Bike Life survey, the biggest ever conducted on attitudes to cycling in the UK, shows that 75% of people...

22.10.2015 By Cyclescheme

A commuter's guide to Cycle Paths

Segregated cycling facilities range from fantastic to frustratingly bad. Here’s what you need to know before...

15.10.2015 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme are BikeBiz Awards winners

At Cyclescheme, we were delighted to be awarded a BikeBiz Award for the fourth consecutive year.

25.09.2015 By Cyclescheme

Cycle to Work Day 2015 in numbers

Cycle to Work Day 2015 was an incredible event with your help. Find out exactly what your pledges helped to achieve.

09.09.2015 By Cyclescheme

Cycle tourism boosts UK economy

Leisure and tourism cycling on the National Cycle Network supports over 15,000 jobs and directly contributes £650m...

26.08.2015 By Cyclescheme

Top cycling routes from around the UK courtesy of the National Cycle Network

Now that summer’s here it’s a perfect time to pack a picnic, jump on your bike and explore the National Cycle Network.

17.07.2015 By Cyclescheme

Spread the word on Cycle to Work Day 2015

It's Cycle to Work Day on 3rd September. Here are some suggestions for persuading colleagues to swap the car, train...

19.06.2015 By Cyclescheme

10 Cycling Myths Uncovered

We don't pay for the roads we use, we risk our lives, and we're all sweaty… Myths about cycling abound among...

09.06.2015 By Cyclescheme

Love to Ride and Bike Week

The National Cycle Challenge is a fun, free workplace competition that everyone can take part in. Cyclescheme have...

28.05.2015 By Cyclescheme

Go explore with Sustrans

In 2015, Sustrans is celebrating 20 years of the National Cycle Network.

20.05.2015 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter #14

Cycle Commuter #14 is packed with news, reviews and commuting tips for cyclists of all abilities. There's advice on...

07.04.2015 By Cyclescheme

Fliz concept bike, an adult sized strider bike

As a child when you learned to ride a bike you may have used something called a ‘Strider’ or ‘balance-bike’. Now...

26.03.2015 By Cyclescheme

Get Cycle to Work Day in your diary!

Get your diaries out, it's time to get the date for Cycle to Work Day in them! This year, we want to have an even...

20.02.2015 By Cyclescheme

From good to great: 10 years of Cyclescheme

A few days ago, on Valentine’s Day to be exact, Cyclescheme turned 10 years old. Over the past decade a vast amount...

19.02.2015 By Cyclescheme

VANMOOF Electrified: An electric bike that's easy on the eyes, not just the road

if you haven't seen a VANMOOF bike in the flesh, they are impressive to say the least. Check out Cyclr's take on the...

16.01.2015 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling: Cycling through the Winter

With over 30,000 miles of commuting over the past five winters under his wheels, British Cycling Manager Terry...

02.12.2014 By Cyclescheme

Embrace autumn with a ride on the National Cycle Network

The National Cycle Network is a series of traffic-free and quiet on-road cycle routes that stretch right across the...

02.12.2014 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling: Riding in the dark

As the days get shorter, whether you’re commuting or trying to fit in some training before or after work, it’s...

07.11.2014 By Cyclescheme

Weather beating

When the rain is running down the windows on a winter morning, it can be hard to summon up the enthusiasm for cycle...

07.11.2014 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme scoops BikeBiz award for third year running!

We're delighted to announce that we've bagged the award for Retailer Services for the third year running. It's an...

03.10.2014 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter issue 13 is here!

Cycle Commuter #13 is packed with news, reviews and commuting tips for cyclists of all abilities. There's advice on...

02.10.2014 By Cyclescheme

Cycle to Work Day 2014

As the dust settles on Cycle to Work Day 2014, we thought we’d share with you all some of the fantastic highlights...

09.09.2014 By Cyclescheme

Bike Stuff: This Month’s Latest Discoveries (August 2014)

An original series exclusive to Cyclescheme by

01.08.2014 By Cyclescheme

Bike Stuff: This Month’s Latest Discoveries (July 2014)

Each month, our friends over at will take you by the hand and guide you around their latest discoveries in...

03.07.2014 By Cyclescheme

London Cycle Challenge

Join your fellow Londoners this summer and take part in a competition that is all about encouraging more people to...

02.07.2014 By Cyclescheme

The bike thief who called the owner to help re-charge it

Bike theft, an activity pursued by the scummiest of scum in our society. 8 times out of ten a bike thief will sliver...

04.06.2014 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter Issue 12 now available!

As well as covering the ins and outs of Cyclescheme, Issue 12 features news, reviews and essential commuting tips...

02.05.2014 By Cyclescheme

Get to know the Super Commuters

Last month we introduced you to our chosen 12 Super Commuters. Now, a month on we have a little more to share with...

02.04.2014 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling: Nutrition for the working cyclist

Commuting to and from work on your bike is an incredibly time efficient way to get your weekly miles in and, for...

02.04.2014 By Cyclescheme

Meet the Cyclescheme Super Commuters

Last month we started our search to find the UK's Super Commuters. We were looking for the passionate, committed...

07.03.2014 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling: How to lube your bike chain

Looking after your chain and the other transmission components that come with it - chain-rings, sprockets and jockey...

05.03.2014 By Cyclescheme

Are you a Super Commuter?

We're on the hunt for the UK's Super Commuters. If you think you’ve got what it takes, head over to our Facebook...

10.02.2014 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling need your help!

British Cycling want to get more people riding their bikes to work. Consequently, they’d like your help in...

09.02.2014 By Cyclescheme

The Eastway Cycle Selfie

It's official; selfie is word of the year. To celebrate (or commiserate) we've teamed up with the lovely folk over...

11.12.2013 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling: buying bike lights

With the nights drawing in, if you’re still wanting to keep your mileage up, you’re probably going to need some bike...

29.10.2013 By Cyclescheme

Cycle to Work Day - the result!

As the dust settles on the UK’s biggest-ever Cycle to Work Day and we all settle back into our daily lives - which...

25.09.2013 By Cyclescheme

Pledges win prizes with Cycle to Work Day

Pledge to ride on September 12th and you'll be entered into a prize draw to win a huge array of prizes including a...

03.09.2013 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling: prepare for Cycle to Work Day

Whether riding to work, to the shops or out with the kids there are some bits of kit that you shouldn’t leave home...

30.08.2013 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling: Basic riding must haves

Whether riding to work, to the shops or out with the kids there are some bits of kit that you shouldn’t leave home...

02.08.2013 By Cyclescheme

Sky Ride

Sky Rides are big, fun events that take over a town or city centre so lots of cyclists of all ages and abilities can...

01.07.2013 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter Issue 10

The Spring/Summer 2013 edition of Cyclescheme's magazine for cycle commuters. News, kit, techniques, tips and more!...

02.05.2013 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme & Sarah Storey

Ditch the car, tear up the bus pass and join the cycling revolution. #challengeyourself

01.05.2013 By Cyclescheme

British Cycling membership - the perfect gift for any cyclist!

If you’re looking for a present for a cycling-mad friend or family member then British Cycling membership is the...

27.11.2012 By Cyclescheme

Cycle Commuter Issue 9 hits the shelves!

Ever wondered what type of bike is right for you? Or maybe you're just unsure what accessories you can get through...

25.09.2012 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme's Laurence Boon named in BikeBiz 30 under 30

July saw industry trade publication, BikeBiz, name the 30 rising stars of the bike trade under 30 years of age....

23.07.2012 By Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme and British Cycling join forces

With the weather improving, the clocks changing and an exciting summer of cycling just around the corner, there’s...

27.03.2012 By Cyclescheme

Bespoked Bristol

The UK Handmade Bicycle Show returns to Bristol on 23rd March. Over 70 leading independent makers from the UK,...

08.03.2012 By Cyclescheme

Issue 7 of Cycle Commuter hits the shelves!

Issue 7 of our fantastic magazine, Cycle Commuter has finally arrived! Flick through the magazine online right from...

20.10.2011 By Cyclescheme

How cycling will improve your life

A bike isn’t just a mode of transport – it’s a life-changing machine.

04.05.2011 By Cyclescheme

Cycle to Fitness

10 reasons why getting on your bike will keep you healthy.

30.04.2011 By Cyclescheme