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Festival of the Bike 2019

Grafton Cycle Club proudly presents the second annual Festival of the Bike 2019 to celebrate 127 years of cycling in Grafton, from 7 – 12 May. The festival will include: Gala Opening Night and cycling film; MTB, vintage bike show, family fun ride; animation

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Peacecles and Pilgrims

A seaside ride along Japan’s Seto Inland Sea proves that sometimes it’s the most unlikely factors that contribute to the perfect cycling trip. I am standing in a long, light white tunnel with nautical mosaics on the walls. No cars or lorries

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Centrefold: La Souplette

It’s Parisian, it’s made from hickory wood, it’s very very old. It’s La Souplette! La Souplette, a hickory bicycle made in Paris around 1897, epitomises the style and innovation of “La Belle Epoque”. It is a favourite of our collection and a

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Dosnoventa

In just four years this Spanish brand has a dedicated following among urban cyclists. We find out why. Southern Europe, think France, Spain and Italy, is famous for cycling. All three countries have historic road cycle races and each has the warm

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