#7daysofcycling: Health and fitness benefits

Cycling, like many sports, is excellent physical activity. However, unlike many other sports, cycling is easier to fit into daily routines compared to other forms of exercise. It is a form of transport so can be used for your daily commute to school or work; it is less costly and when part of your regular […]


#7daysofcycling: The social side of cycling

Cycling is great fun, and even better when enjoyed with friends. Whether you’re new to cycling, or recently purchased a new bike, or perhaps moved to a new area; buddying up with others and getting out exploring on your bike is a wonderful way to spend your leisure time. Cycling UK encourages everyone to discover […]


Bike Week 2018 is here!

Bike Week 2018 kicks off on Saturday 9 June with some fantastic events happening right across the UK – visit the Events page to see what is happening in your area. Bike Week is all about discovering every day cycling for everyone and is set to add another 500,000 people to the 5 million who already […]


Top 10 Bike Maintenance Tips

The following bike fettling tips were provided by Helen Pidd, author of Bicycle – The Complete Guide To Everyday Cycling, published by Penguin. 1. Keep it clean If there is one thing you can do to prolong the life of your bike, it is keeping it clean. Tedious, but true. No fancy cleaning kit required […]


Register your event

Bike Week 2018 took place from Saturday 9 – Sunday 17 June.  Thank you to everyone who registered their events and took part this year. You are still able to register an event up to 25 June 2018 by completing our online form. Please note registration for Bike Week 2019 will open in February 2019. […]