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Video: Modern Day Artisan - Ricky Feather

Not long until Bespoked on March 23rd-25th, meanwhile one of last year's star turns...

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Focus falls on motorists at opposite ends of the age spectrum

Number of drivers aged over 80 tops 1 million, while Downing Street to consider insurance costs for younger motorists

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howies track day schwag: we have a winner!

Is it going to be you hitting the boards on 20 Feb? Find out here...

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Switzerland’s "no.1 sports nutrition brand" Sponser is now available to buy in the UK

There's a toothpaste-tube-style gel energy package that we really like...

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Video: Backflips on a vintage ladies' bike

That's why mum's gone to flatland! (pun © VecchioJo)

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Louis Garneau Wind Eco Gloves

Great all-rounders for all but the wettest or very coldest conditions

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Tour of Oman Stage 1: Greipel bounces back from illness to take opening stage

German beats Galizmyanov and Farrar to line, Cavendish doesn't figure in finale

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More than half of motorists single out drivers as biggest threat to cyclists' safety, says The Times

Newspaper publishes results of survey as it continues its Cities Fit For Cycling Campaign

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Get you and your bikes home from John O'Groats

A nice cosy mini-bus and a trailer for your bikes

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30 mile icy ride!

30 miles in the icy Shropshire hills.

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Jimmy Savile Cycling Challenge planned for Scarborough this summer

Event to celebrate memory of colourful character whose packed life included riding the first Tour of Britain

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Busch+Muller Ixon IQ light

A bright, focussed beam; good for riding in town, does the job on unlit roads too

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Tour of Oman 2012 preview

With no ITT this year, Stage 5's summit finish promises to decide GC

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100 Greatest Cycling Climbs: the sequel coming in May

"…a sterling effort and one made much better by the addition of the table for ticking off the climbs and recording your time," we said, the first time around

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The hard work pays off. World Champion....again.

Recap of my Track World Championships

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Magnic Light: "contactless bicycle dynamo light" +VIDEO

How cool is this? A tiny self-contained dynamo light in development

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Endura Racing's Jon Tiernan-Locke wins Tour Méditerranéen (+ video)

Devon rider takes opening and closing stages to join likes of Merckx, Bugno and Bettini on roll of honour

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dhb Cover Sock Overshoe

Good oversocks that protect your shoes and provide a little extra warmth, but for once dhb aren't the cheapest

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Handshakegate: First Luis Suarez, now Lance Armstrong declines to press the flesh (+ video)

Seven-time TDF champ comes second in debut Ironman 70.3 - and then 'snubs' winner, claims NZ press

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Rob Hayles puts the 'RH' in Onix Black RH

Having got the stubble 'just so' RH heads into the studio with forthcoming signature bikes

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Cyclevox launches Spoke 'N Word series of motivational lectures focused on cycling

Inaugural event in London later this month, others will follow arond the country

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Updated: Merida launch new top-end road bike, the Scultura Evo SL - now with added ride info

BB386EVO bottom bracket and added flax for Flexi comfort plus more affordable versions for the rest of us too

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Senior policeman calls for tougher sentences for drivers who kill

Senior policeman says sentences should reflect human contribution to fatalities that are anything but 'accidents'

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Fantasy Cycling: Tour of Qatar round-up

Who's been bossing the flat, sandy conditions in a virtual stylee? Find out here + don't forget the Tour of Oman starts tomorrow

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World champs success for GB para-cyclists - and for road.cc blogger Colin Lynch of Ireland

Lynch and GB's Mark Colbourne both overcome classification protests on way to gold medal rides

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Garmin Edge 200

Excellent, simple-to-use GPS computer for everyday mile logging backed up by powerful activity portal

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Gear Up Two Bike Vertical Storage System

Cheap but genuinely cheerful storage solution but use rawl plugs and aftermarket screws

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DfT publishes final assessment of Cycling City and Towns initiative - in 17 separate reports

Reports put online by government with little fanfare or fuss - and it's left to the reader to draw national picture

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Cage Rocket Personal Storage Pod

Refined and likeable alternative to bottle butchery for stowing tools and similar nick nacks but it is pricey and it won't fit all cages

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The Hunt: a first fixie race coming to London's Hillingon

You think you've seen road rash? The May Bank Holiday means track bikes at West London's roadie mecca

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Sneak peek: all new Vulpine bike clothing coming in Spring

Detail pics of roads-to-trails-to-streets cycling kit

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Tyne & Wear Metro operator rejects calls to allow trial of letting bikes on trains

If it's not a folder, you can't take it on board - but campaigners say full-size bikes okay on similar trains in Germany

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Knog Frog Strobe Front Light

A great light, with some flaws

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UCI reveals plans for second WorldTour race in China, debut likely this year

Tour of Hanghzhou would take place week after Tour of Beijing, first edition planned for this October

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Video shows ease with which bike thieves can go about their business

No-one approaches 'thief' armed with boltcutters at busy market in East London

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2012 WorldTour bikes: who's riding what this season

Your guide to the bikes, groupsets and wheels the pros will be using in the 2012 big races

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UCI Licensing Commission to rule on whether Saxo Bank should lose WorldTour team status

Commission asked to rule whether team meets WorldTour sporting criteria without Contador points

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Tech Roundup: Cyclo steel frames, Sigma Sport carbon, Endura, Lizard Skins, Rotor, Giant, BioLogic plus more…

With all the carbon technology going on with the WorldTour in Qatar, nice to see there are still frame startups in steel...

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Paris gives green light to trial scheme to allow red light jumping cyclists

On this side of the Channel, Ken Livingstone says he'll introduce 'cyclist only' phases at junctions throughout London

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Tour of Qatar Stage 6: Cavendish crashes as FDJ's Démare wins stage, Boonen takes overall

Touch of wheels brings World Champ down as winner of rainbow jersey in U23 race at Copenhagen takes stage

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dhb Merino SS Roundneck Base layer

Very comfortable merino wool base layer that's good for winter touring or commuting, and for faster training rides as long as you don't stop for long

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Wiggle team up with The Prostate Cancer Charity for the Jurassic Classic

Exmouth based sportive will offer 100km and 100 mile options

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Fantasy Cycling: Tour of Qatar stage 5

A second win for Cav and things are falling into place in Fantasy land

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London Cycling Campaign urges cyclists to sign Love London, Go Dutch petition as campaign launched

LCC also releases CGI imagery of how key London locations could look under its proposals

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Silva Singletrack Headlamp

A fantastic beam pattern - very bright - but a couple of major niggles need sorting out

 
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