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Brompton Toolkit is now available | news | Brompton Bicycle

Brompton Toolkit is now available | news | Brompton Bicycle | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
Brompton Bicycle Ltd is the London-based designer and manufacturer of the Brompton folding bicycle and related accessories.
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The right toolkit for your Brompton. Small, perfectly formed and hidden out of sight.

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Who needs a Brompton...

Who needs a Brompton when you can wheel off the train on a Chopper. Retro commuting. http://t.co/YIeLqW9f
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Steering a path to making bicycles in Africa

FT reports that, the bicycle is a part of everyday life for many Africans. Yet, despite demand, there is no mass-market African bicycle manufacturer. The continent is instead flooded with cheap Indian and Chinese imports.
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Long lost postcard shows Britain's first-ever school of cycling

Long lost postcard shows Britain's first-ever school of cycling | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it

Almost 200 years ago London's well-heeled gentlemen were being trained to use the latest fad - the "hobby horse" cycle...

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This Self-Powered Bike Trailer Frees the Lazy from Pedaling

This Self-Powered Bike Trailer Frees the Lazy from Pedaling | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
You can pretend you bought it for exercise, or as an eco-friendly means of transport. But deep down, everyone with a bike secretly wishes it was a motorcycle.
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Ridekick Electric Trailer Boosts Bike Power Up to 19 Miles Per Hour

Ridekick Electric Trailer Boosts Bike Power Up to 19 Miles Per Hour | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
This Electric Trailer pushes your bike,the Ridekick tagline for their inventive electric-powered bike trailer, making your bike zoom off at 19 miles per hour.
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2012 Brings New Electric Bicycles From Yamaha | Sustainable Futures

2012 Brings New Electric Bicycles From Yamaha | Sustainable Futures | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
2012 Brings New Electric Bicycles From Yamaha...
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Brompton Factory

A visual tour of the Brompton Bicycle factory in west London. All Brompton bikes are produced at this facility by a team of skilled brazers, engineers and as...
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TRAVEL | Manchester man makes the perfect tram journey

TRAVEL | Manchester man makes the perfect tram journey | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
A man from Manchester has made history by being the first known passenger to make a perfect Metrolink journey since the network opened in April 1992.



David Morris, 43, from Chorlton-cum-Hard...
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Lighting the way – or not

Lighting the way – or not | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
So the bike came without lights - not a big issue, and my own fault - but having bikes and lights and stuff around means its an easy fix.

With a clip-on rear light and and a strap-on front light...
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Phew

Phew | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
Who said Cambridge was flat?
Well they were lying, the place is full of hills, especially when you're not sure where you are going and the lights are out!

That said the city does seem to very w...
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Bike Brooches from Howkapow

Bike Brooches from Howkapow | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
Show you love of that most retro of outdoor pursuits with one of these neat little Bike Brooches from Howkapow. From fixies to the iconic vintage penny farthing, an array of two wheeled vehicles in brooch form are on offer,...
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More cities turning off street lights: Good for the environment & taxpayers, but for cyclists?

More cities turning off street lights: Good for the environment & taxpayers, but for cyclists? | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
Turning off the street lights reduces energy consumption, saves money, and mitigates against climate catastrophe. Hit the switch!
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Cyclist deaths rise during recessions, figures suggest

Cyclist deaths rise during recessions, figures suggest | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
UK deaths rose by 58% between 1930 and 1935 and by 14% between 1980 and 1984 before falling back, and by 7% last year...
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Traveling the world by folding bicycle

Traveling the world by folding bicycle | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
With a folding bike for travel you get an added sense of exploration and independence. No more taxis – explore the city at your own pace! No more locks – take your folding bike for travel inside with you.
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A "folding bike" like no other. Of course it just had to come from those crazy Russians.

A "folding bike" like no other. Of course it just had to come from those crazy Russians. | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
Tallbike transforms from regular height to tall and back again. From Gizmodo.
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HipLok and Fabric Horse–making bike locks portable

HipLok and Fabric Horse–making bike locks portable | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
I don’t know if it’s just me, but I find transporting the necessary evil that is a bike lock a bit of a pain. I usually commute on my road bike, and lacking a rack, have to use a rucksack.
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Possibly the best ever cycle clips - Now really can have wings on your heels.

Possibly the best ever cycle clips - Now really can have wings on your heels. | Folding bicycles | Scoop.it
From Pac-Man cookie cutters to musical rulers, here are 13 last-minute gift ideas for those hard-to-buy-for people...
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