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Cycling and bicycles were used by the Suffragettes to spread information during the votes for women campaign. The bicycle was seen as a symbol of woman’s emancipation. The American civil rights leader, Susan B Anthony, wrote in 1896: “I think [the…
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If you’re a frequent BikeRadar reader, there’s a very good chance you’re a MAMIL or frequently ride with one. Yes, we’re talking about Middle-Aged Men In Lycra. It turns out this cohort of cyclists … http://flip.it/W4Ae4b Want to see it locally? Showing…
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Tandems have come a long way since the flexible days of the 70/80’s.  Our Landescape Tandem are handbuilt in Europe and painted in many colours combined with super strong carbon belt drives, 14speed internal gear systems and super powerful disc brakes.…
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Swallow Bespoke was featured in this article on all you need to know 16th August 2016. Yes, we still make a small number of Bespoke bicycles under our ‘Swallow’ brand and have done since 1979.  ‘Bespoke’ of course means made to order as does ‘Custom Made’…
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In November 2016 we had a visit from the programme ‘Escape to the Country’  and if you missed it, here is a link to the programme. We are in the last 5 minutes of the programme so if you wish to watch the clip see the video below.
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We are going to Bespoked on the 20-22nd April for our 7th year! A wonderful show of handmade bicycles and Duratec Bicycles will be exhibiting next to us. In 2013, 2016 and 2017 we won Bespoked Awards for our bicycles, so if you want to come along and…
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It has come round to that time of year where our much loved bicycles and tandems are due a little TLC after many miles of riding over the summer and in preparation for the winter months fast approaching. To help with this, for the month of January 2018 we…
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