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. 

Dedicated riders will keep on cycling throughout all the seasons, through rain or shine and even a storm or two. Cycling in autumn can be just as fun as summer, the weather is often just as nice but maybe a little chillier and it gets darker a bit quicker. There’s plenty of ways to get around these few problems and we are here to help! Layers, layers, layers Don’t be afraid of too many layers,
In the news
5th October 2018

Why are bike shops so great?

We have over 180 Raleigh stockists across the UK and we wouldn’t be who we are without them, so bike shop day is very important to us. Tomorrow bike shops are going to be celebrated across the UK for their great service and great products. We’d like to join in to let you know how awesome they are and what they can do for you! Here are our top five reasons for loving bike shops.
In the news
So you’ve bought yourself a bike for university and it’s become your new main mode of transport to navigate the campus – but do you know how to make the most of it? We’ve got some top tips for cycling at university. Take it easy around campus as you’re sharing it with other cyclists, pedestrians and cars. Be sure you give away to the appropriate people and respect the other people on campus. If you
In the news
I've always been taught that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and to be honest, I don't think I can function properly without it. Breakfast offers energy first thing in the morning and enables me to be able to talk to people when I first get to work. If you're off out on a ride at the weekend, it's a good idea to have yourself a hearty breakfast - one filled with
In the news
  With only a few days left to go until the launch of the 2018 limited edition Chrome Burner we cant talk about anything else!  Here at Raleigh HQ the Burners have started to arrive in their specially printed boxes and we cant wait for the launch date - we're sure you cant either.  So, we're taking you on a trip down memory lane for #FlashbackFriday to give you an insiders view on the making
Chrome Burner, In the news

Looking to try out an electric bike?

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