Yearly Archives: 2013

Scottish Hostels join Beds for Cyclists

Twenty nine hostels across Scotland are on the map for cyclists. The SYHA (Scottish Youth Hostel Association), the biggest network of Youth Hostels in Scotland, can now be found on Beds for Cyclists. The hostels provide great value accommodation all

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Five fab family-friendly cycling getaways

Schools out for the summer once again and I bet your kids are itching to get and about on their bikes after weeks of sun. Fear not, we’ve selected five great cycle-friendly hosts ideal for families, that are close to

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Beds for Cyclists on the Move – Cycle friendly accommodation on your mobile

Beds for Cyclists on the move Now find cycle friendly accommodation on your mobile Beds for Cyclists, the UK’s cycle friendly accommodation community, has teamed up with cycle mapping giants CycleStreets and the Bike Hub to offer cyclists on the

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Way of the Roses cycle route

The rise and climb of the long distance cycle route – Way of the Roses cycle route       Back in 1995 the Sea to Sea cycle route was opened offering cyclists a fully signed route between the east

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Fort William Race – British Downhill Series Accommodation

Gee Atherton squelched to the centre of the Combe Sydenham podium in the first of this seasons’ British Downhill Series races, but can he do it again at Fort William? On the 11th & 12th of May the best downhill

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Beds for Cyclists celebrates Welsh cycling boom

Beds for Cyclists celebrates first Hay Cycling Festival by putting Green Holidays Wales on their map.  Today the first ever Hay Bike Fest kicks off with a host of led rides and cycle training courses from the Festival hub at

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Beds for Cyclists in the Press

What the cycle industry thinks of Beds for Cyclists   The who, what and why behind Beds for Cyclists. An interview with co-founder Sam Howard in Cycling World.         Beds for Cyclists website celebrates first birthday with

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Beds for Cyclists celebrates 1st year online with new-look website

Beds for Cyclists launches its new look website today, to coincide with the cycle-friendly site’s first anniversary. With record numbers of new accommodation providers and site visitors, finding bike-friendly accommodation across the UK is about to get easier than ever.

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England’s Top 5 Long Distance Cycle Routes

To celebrate English Tourism Week 2013 we’ve put together five of England’s best long distance cycle routes. There are so many superb cycle routes in England but these have been carefully selected for their diversity and their suitability for riders

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Combe Sydenham Downhill Race Accommodation

The Downhill Mountain biking season starts with a bang as the Halo British DownHill Series skids in to Combe Sydenham, Somerset on Saturday the 14th and 15th of April. The UK’s finest male and female riders hurl themselves down the

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