RALEIGH BLOG

Raleigh HQ rewind time

This August our former head office became the 400,000th listed building in the UK. The Howitt building still stands in Nottingham and it will now be a permanent reminder of our heritage. So we've gone back in time!

Full speed ahead for Avril the ebike rider

Avril recently came to Raleigh HQ to test ride an ebike and we've recently been in touch with Avril's daughter to see how she's been getting on with the bike. She's certainly an inspiration to us all, take a read of what she has to say about her Strada Elite Electric.

The Financial Times – Exploring Raleigh Bikes HQ

The Financial Times recently visited Raleigh HQ in Eastwood, Nottingham as part of their ‘Factory Floor’ series. The team were shown around by Managing Director, Pippa Wibberley. Find out what happened. 

Teaching a child to ride a bike is such a great skill for them to learn, and so rewarding as a parent. It’s super easy to get them started, and once they get going your child will quickly gain confidence, riding without you in no time. You may have been taught how to ride a bike when you were younger, but it’s difficult to remember exactly how you learned – so, where do you start?
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We're offering you the opportunity to enjoy a free couples annual National Trust membership. That means a year filled with luxurious stately homes, stunning coastal attractions and lush gardens to explore. Sounds like a dream to me! What’s even better? You can use your new electric bike to get around all these amazing places. So what’s the deal? Well, with every Motus or Centros brought in-store or online through either home delivery or click &
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You could say that folding bikes look… a little odd? They certainly look cooler now than they used too and they are great for commuting on. So why do you need a folding bike in your life? There are plenty of reasons to get any bike particularly fitness and lifestyle, but a folding bike can bring more practicality to your cycling life. We’ve put together reasons why you need a folding bike, hopefully we can
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If you've just bought your new balance bike then you're going to want to get it built straight away! So we've put together a handy guide which will have it built and ready to ride in minutes. Good luck! How to construct your balance bike Constructing your balance bike is super easy and there’s only three steps to follow! Slot the wheel into the front fork of the bike and tighten the washer and bolts
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12th October 2018

The Centros as a commuter

If you’re choosing to commute to work on a bike then you only want the best, particularly in the chillier seasons. You need to focus on comfort, safety and style – you can find all three of these in our new Centros range. The Centros is our latest electric bike, it’s a premium ebike that is ideal for any city commuter that wants to get anywhere fast. Easy to charge With the Centros, charging is
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Looking to try out an electric bike?

Book a test ride of our new Motus range, available at over 100 stores nationwide.