United Kingdom

Toad Custom Cycles Blue Road

West Berkshire’s Toby Gallagher is certainly proving himself as a versatile builder. The last bike we saw from his Toad Custom Cycles was an elaborate light tourer, exquisitely styled for this year’s Eroica Britannia. His most recent creation is this… Read more »

Donhou Cycles DSS2

After a successful reception at the Brooks England flagship store in Covent Garden, the Donhou Cycles DSS2 is now available to the public. The second iteration of the Signature Steel line is an evolution of the DSS1, with more of… Read more »

Spoon Customs X Sam Dunn

If you want to learn how to make a bicycle frame, The Bicycle Academy is the UK’s premier destination. Its alumni include many names that are already gaining a reputation for their craft, as well as countless enthusiasts. That’s no… Read more »

Sven Cycles 650b Roadster

On the front page of the Sven Cycles website is the image of their award granted by the 2014 UK Handmade Bicycle Show, Bespoked Bristol, for Best Touring Bike. It’s a well-deserved trophy, and Darron Sven Coppin, along with Andrew… Read more »

Engineered Bicycles Gezel

It’s getting harder and harder for the bigger bike manufacturers to keep up with the market, as we expect more from our bikes. Over the last few years, we’ve demonstrated that we don’t just want bikes that do one thing.… Read more »

Insight: Death Spray Custom

Dial M Films recently released a short movie which provides an insight into the mind and work of one of our favourite artists: Death Spray Custom. Titled Things That Can Kill You, it gives a visual description of David Gwyther’s… Read more »

Pannier: Culinary Cornwall Tour

With such a well-established route network, it’s no wonder the United Kingdom has such a great tradition of bicycle touring. It seems the size of the country, it’s history and it’s population, lends itself well to exploration by small vehicle.… Read more »