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19 Aug 2019

Cytech will be demonstrating key practises in bike maintenance at The Cycle Show 2019 that will be useful for both the trade and public.

16 Aug 2019

New for 2019, the Cycle Show are running a trade facing conference, "Show me the money: How to prosper in challenging times"

14 Aug 2019

With less than three weeks to go until Cycle September, Love to Ride have announced a few things to get you motivated!  

12 Aug 2019

The ACT has been shortlisted as a finalists for the Cycle Advocacy Award!

12 Aug 2019

The free cycling Marketplace which has been built for the local bike shop community and public alike.

9 Aug 2019

Small businesses are encouraged to think big for Small Business Saturday!

8 Aug 2019

After 15 years at the helm of Cytech at ATG Training, Julian Thrasher (aka Jules), is moving on to a new role at Madison.

8 Aug 2019

Cycle to Work Day is back for it's seventh year

7 Aug 2019

All councils within England were requested to provide details of how many businesses had been taken to court for non-payment of their business rates during the 2018/19 financial year....

6 Aug 2019

Love to Ride are back with Cycle September as an initiative to encourage
thousands of individuals and businesses around the globe to enjoy all
the benefits of bike riding. The aim...

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Your thoughts on Local Bike Shop Day

Posted on in Business News , Cycles News

The second ever Local Bike Shop Day was a huge success with over 150 bike shops taking part across the UK!

LBSD 2019 Over the course of the day, the hashtag #supportyourlocalbikeshop had a reach of 365,872 and 883,083 total impressions on Twitter.

But now we want to hear from you.

How do you think Local Bike Shop Day went for you? What did you do during the day? What was your favourite thing about Local Bike Shop Day? What feedback do you have for us and for next year's event?

Please let us know by emailing info@theact.org.uk.

Reader Comments (4)

Supported local bike shop day and had a pop up shop with us from voltagesport.com showcasing cycling tees

Sandra Corcoran, 9 May 2019

Local Bike shop day? Hopeless. Generated no interest. Not a single customer.

Chris Brewerton, 13 May 2019

Sandra, that is great to hear! Thank you for the feedback.

Hannah | ACT, 14 May 2019

Sorry to hear that Chris, most retailers we have heard from have reported a big boost in footfall as a result of the event. Can we find out more about what activity you did to generate awareness in your local area? What more can we do? Please email info@theact.org.uk with further comments.

Hannah | ACT, 14 May 2019

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