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Rouleur Classic 2017
10 November 2017

Rouleur Classic 2017

I had the great pleasure again to have the chance to attend the Rouleur Classic this year, at the same amazing Venue at Victoria House WC1, running from 2nd to the 4th of November.

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IN: CycleEvents
6 Motorcycle Winter Riding Tips - Stay Safe On The Road This Winter
27 October 2017

6 Motorcycle Winter Riding Tips - Stay Safe On The Road This Winter

It’s starting to get a bit chillier now but as long as you’re sensible there’s nothing to stop you riding through winter in the UK.

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IN: MotorcycleScooterSafety
A Guide to Motorcycle Winter Riding Kit
25 October 2017

A Guide to Motorcycle Winter Riding Kit

We all know that for many journeys a two-wheeled commute is the quickest, cheapest and most reliable way to get to work and back but we also know that for the next 3 months we’re also likely to wish we’d picked some ‘normal’ transport instead.

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IN: MotorcycleSafetyScooter
Sir Chris Hoy joins the Velodrome Pursuit
20 October 2017

Sir Chris Hoy joins the Velodrome Pursuit

The Velodrome pursuit in aid of the Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity has already got some top names attending including Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton and celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay — and now, 7-times Olympic gold medallist Sir Chris Hoy has also joined the event! It really is going to be a fantastic day.

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IN: CycleEvents
Motorcycle Live 2017 preview
9 October 2017

Motorcycle Live 2017 preview

You know winter is well on its way once the show season kicks off but it’s the perfect way to get your two-wheeled fix over those dismal months.

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IN: MotorcycleScooterEvents
4 October 2017

Looking to get a rack for your Classic Scooter?

Classic Racks is a devon based rack manufacturer, producing racks for many types of scooters in a variety of styles and finishes.

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IN: ScooterRallies
Granfondo Premium Portugal 2017
3 October 2017

Granfondo Premium Portugal 2017

Granfondos are going on all over the world.

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IN: CycleEventsFitness
The History of Scooters
2 October 2017

The History of Scooters

Exactly when the first motor scooter was produced and which vehicle should be awarded the accolade, is a subject of great debate.

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IN: Scooter
7 of the best motovloggers to follow right now
2 October 2017

7 of the best motovloggers to follow right now

We have searched high and low to pull together a list of the ultimate Motovloggers for your viewing pleasure.

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IN: MotorcycleScooter
Which electric bikes and scooters can you ride?
7 September 2017

Which electric bikes and scooters can you ride?

There’s no mistaking the fact that us petrol heads are living on borrowed time.

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IN: Scooter
The Cycle Show 2017 Preview and Competition
5 September 2017

The Cycle Show 2017 Preview and Competition

It’s almost time for the UK’s largest Cycle exhibition, The Cycle Show Live at the NEC.

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IN: CycleEvents
Top Cycling Maintenance Tips From Ernie Feargrieve
31 August 2017

Top Cycling Maintenance Tips From Ernie Feargrieve

In this blog I have been lucky enough to get some tops tips from none other than Ernie Feargrieve, whom for the past 19 years has worked for the British Cycling Team, where he is currently the head mechanic.

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IN: CycleMaintenance
Isle of Wight Scooter Rally 2017
30 August 2017

Isle of Wight Scooter Rally 2017

For the last few years, the August bank holiday has meant one thing for Lexham Insurance.

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IN: ScooterRallies
25 August 2017

Cycling Nuts and Bolts:Getting the torque right

With carbon frames and carbon parts, combined with light weight nuts and bolts, it’s very important to make sure they are at the right torque, to prevent over tightening, which can lead to damage.

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IN: CycleMaintenance
10 of the best 50cc scooters 2017
21 August 2017

10 of the best 50cc scooters 2017

Despite what people might try and tell you, there’s no better way to gain road confidence, freedom and experience than by riding a scooter.

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IN: Scooter
The Machine Behind The Team: Ernie Feargrieve of GB Cycling Team
10 August 2017

The Machine Behind The Team: Ernie Feargrieve of GB Cycling Team

I have been lucky enough to be involved with British Cycling many times over the years and have seen how organised and precise everyone is to have everything ready for the riders when they begin their race.

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IN: Cycle
WithFest - Withernsea Festival 2017
9 August 2017

WithFest - Withernsea Festival 2017

Lexham Insurance proudly sponsored and attended the annual Withernsea festival or ‘Withfest’.

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IN: MotorcycleEventsScooter
Scooterwars returns
7 August 2017

Scooterwars returns

26 iconic scooters entered the first Scooterwars – a series of polls on twitter to find the nation’s favourite classic scooter!

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IN: RalliesScooter
6 Expert tips for maintaining your bike
7 August 2017

6 Expert tips for maintaining your bike

Invest a little time in maintaining your bike and you will be rewarded.

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IN: CycleMaintenance
10 tips to keep you and your scooter safe in the cities
7 August 2017

10 tips to keep you and your scooter safe in the cities

It’s fair to say that the so-called ‘Moped enabled crime’ epidemic is pretty much out of control in London.

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IN: ScooterRallies
31 July 2017

London riders can save £20 on a BikeSafe Rider Skills Day

Sign up to BikeSafe to enjoy a practical, one-day riding workshop with experienced police motorcyclists.

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IN: MotorcycleScooterTrainingSafety
How to improve your motorcycle riding skills #1: Five tips to keep you safe
28 July 2017

How to improve your motorcycle riding skills #1: Five tips to keep you safe

Are you one of those riders who finds yourself having confrontations, near misses and near death experiences on the road on a regular basis? Have you ever considered there might be something you could do to help yourself? We'll be giving you a few common and not so common riding tips over the coming months.

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IN: MotorcycleScooterSafety
Llandudno National Scooter Rally 2017
24 July 2017

Llandudno National Scooter Rally 2017

The picturesque town of Llandudno played host to the 6th B.

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IN: RalliesScooter
What motorcycle helmet should I get? A guide to Crash Helmets
21 July 2017

What motorcycle helmet should I get? A guide to Crash Helmets

There’s a clue in the title about why wearing a ‘Crash’ helmet is not only a legal requirement but is also pretty sensible.

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IN: ScooterMotorcycleSafety