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A fine selection of tales from the workshop floor, including incredible refugee stories, inspirational volunteer chronicles – and the occasional shameless cry for help

The Bike Project Takes Over The World (Well, Deptford)

As any of you who have visited our Denmark Hill HQ will know, it's been bursting at th...

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Our 2018 Comedy Fundraiser - line up announced!

Sara Pascoe Robin Ince (MC), Andy Zaltzman, Phil Wang, Rachel Parris Tuesday 12th Ju...

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Waste Not, Want Not! 5 ways you can turn dirt into gold

Plastic is horrible. We've known that for decades, but it's taken the Chinese to prick...

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10% Student Discount

Are you a Uni-cyclist, a freshers flyer or a college climber? Being a student is an ex...

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18 New Year Resolutions That Will Make Life Awesome In '18

Get into or back into cycling in 2018 with a brand new secondhand bike (not a contradi...

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Sponsor a Bike, share the freedom

As a child, despite the dedicated efforts of her family, Katie Susser never quite got ...

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Teaching refugees to cycle with confidence

How do you teach something that you find instinctive? That’s the question Leila asked ...

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More Space Please!

The Bike Project is looking for more space! Ideally a warehouse and an office within L...

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A message from James

It was a week ago that I lined up at the alarm-clock destroying time of 5.44 a.m to tr...

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Why I’m pledging my ride

James Webb (pictured left) On the 30th of July I’m taking part in the 2017 Prudentia...

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Refugee women learning to cycle

Refugee women often have hardly any experience of cycling, as it may not be encouraged in their home country. We run a women-only project, where they can learn to ride in a warm, supportive environment. Their confidence grows as they learn to ride safely, while meeting like-minded people and making friends. The post Refugee women learning to cycle appeared first on The Bike Project.

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Thank you Pooja Puri, author of The Jungle

  I’m David and I’m Chair of The Bike Project. Pooja tells you: “For anyone looking for a way to help, The Bike Project is a wonderful charity which donates bikes to refugees and asylum seekers.” The Jungle and The Bike Project are a tandem. Like the young people in the book, we know the value of a bicycle for unlocking space; access; time; health and sociability. The Bike Project brings more of life within the reach of refugees and...

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