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  • Upright lightweights; Lucy’s custom Raleigh Mixte

    Custom Built Raleigh Mixte  In many peoples’ experience, an upright bike is a plodding, heavy thing, suitable for pottering to the shops or along a towpath on a lazy Sunday, but not for anything more…

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  • SHORTER SHORTER

    SHORTER SHORTER From a shop in Finchley, Alan Shorter put out many of London’s fastest frames for over 30 years.  He was well known for his love of and support for racing and racers, and…

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  • Custom Build // Bromwich Track

    Bromwich Track build   For his first foray into fixed-wheel riding, Steve picked this lovely, refinished Tom Bromwich track frame.  The frame was built in the 70s with very classic styling – Nervex Pro lugs,…

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  • About our Bicycles

      ABOUT OUR BICYCLES   “There is scarcely anything in the world that some man cannot make a little worse, and sell a little more cheaply. The person who buys on price alone is this…

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  • Some clarification on Pump-gate

      #PUMPGATE   Some background.  Our shop is located on the corner of 240 Brick Lane and Padbury Court.   Brick Lane at this point, north of Bethnal Green Road, is a quiet residential street with…

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