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BikeBunker – domestic cycle storage

On January 7th, 2013, posted in: All News Items, Cycling & Bike Parking News, Residential - Domestic by Comments Off

Cycle-Works has taken a great domestic storage unit and made it even better – by adding all those security features that we (as experienced cyclists and cycle storage specialists) feel are important: Two large 100mm stainless steel hasps on the front of the unit, as opposed to the standard 60mm hasp. This means that there..

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Royal Surrey Hospital install more Velo-Safe lockers

On December 28th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Cycling & Bike Parking News, Hospital & Healthcare by Comments Off

Cycle-Works first installed over 20 bike lockers at the Royal Surrey in Guildford in 2002 which proved very popular, and the waiting list has gradually grown. As a result of this, a further batch of the new, unique Velo-Safe  lockers was recently installed, in bright lilac to match the surrounding site. The Velo-Safe cycle locker..

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Cambridge Ice Rink – Cycle-Works supplies toast racks for cycle parking

On December 27th, 2012, posted in: Uncategorized by Comments Off

Cycle-Works were asked to supply Rounded-A bike racks in the form of toast racks for the temporary ice rink at Parkers Piece, Cambridge. The racks were specially fabricated for the job and provide very stable and secure racks that can then be removed and located at other events, as required.

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Southern Railway install Kennet shelters and Hardcore racks

On December 27th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

Cycle-Works have just completed the installation of a number of stylish Kennet shelters at East Dulwich and West Norwood stations in London for Southern Railway. The lower Kennet shelters have been specially fabricated for Southern to fit aesthetically with these London stations. They follow the same design of the Higher Kennet shelters that are used..

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Velo-Safe lockers installed in Japan

On December 20th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Major Employers by Comments Off

The Velo-Safe locker has now been installed in Japan. A shipment of 25 lockers were sent out to Japan and were installed recently at the Okinawa Institute. It seems as though they are located in a very nice position, overlooking the sea!

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LSTF Networking Forum and Conference

On November 28th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Councils, Cycling & Bike Parking News by Comments Off

Re-booting Smarter Travel is a networking forum and conference for all the Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) projects. It takes place on 05 & 06 December 2012 in Bristol at Council House. The event will enable delegates from a number of different sectors to network with each other and share good practice, find opportunities for..

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Sheffield racks prove very popular with residents at Sandringham flats

On November 26th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Cycling & Bike Parking News, Residential - Commercial by Comments Off

The residents of Sandringham Flats, Charing Cross in London have recently received some new cycle parking in different locations across the site. A total of 18 Sheffield stands, in black, with a security bar and embedded in concrete for security were supplied by Cycle-Works Ltd. This is what Steve Furness, Vice chairman of Sandringham residents..

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Congratulations to Paul Best of Southern Rail – Cycling Champion 2012

On November 19th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Cycling & Bike Parking News, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

Paul Best, Project Manager at Southern Railway, was the unanimous winner of the Cycling Champion Award at the recent ATOC Cycle Rail Awards 2012 held at the Houses of Parliament. Southern Railway had a target of installing 1,500 new secure cycle parking spaces by 2013 but Paul smashed this target early and has gone on..

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ATOC Cycle-Rail Toolkit

On November 19th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Cycling & Bike Parking News, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

The Association of Train Operating Companies has published a ‘Cycle-Rail Toolkit’ containing guidelines to help railway managers and local authorities make it easier for passengers to combine cycling with rail travel. Devised in consultation with train operators, the Department for Transport and cycling organisations, the publication draws on international examples of best practice to demonstrate..

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Haywards Heath Cycle Hub wins ‘Highly Commended’

On November 19th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

The Cycle Hub at Haywards Heath Station has been awarded the title of ‘Highly Commended’ at the recent ATOC Cycle Rail Awards 2012 held at the Houses of Parliament. Haywards Heath Cycle Hub was seen, by the judges, to be well-designed and well-considered. The project increased the number of bike parking spaces from just 75..

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