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Gazelle Champion Mondial AA-Special, ‘Even as a gay man’

After a lightening start to the month these past couple of weeks have seen a pincer-movement of dreadful Saturday weather and everybody else being on their summer holidays take a reverse hit on our sales. There are a few things keeping us bouyant however, and not least this interesting-looking Martelly road bike ridden by no […]

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Latest dutchbike raid

Another trip out to Holland to pick up the second-hand dutch bike stock and, as Johnny says, we’re getting quite adept at this whole business. Strange then that we never make very much money. The warehouse we buy from is always a great place to visit, even after the ravages of an eight hour drive […]

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Raleigh Dyna-tech 605

Raleigh Dynatech. A picture speaks a thousand words… Straight out of the cycling mecca which is er Luton, this Raleigh is perhaps not to everybody’s tastes. We used to have a collection of what were affectionately known as tw*t bikes, bikes with yellow wheels and rad paint jobs getting a second chance on the catwalks […]

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Dutch bike heaven

Thanks a lot to Clare for coming and doing some real photos of the new stock we’ve just shipped in from Holland. And some of the bikes are very photogenic too. Our guy in Holland is learning what exactly we want from him after a year of trade. And our shopping there is getting more […]

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Bianchi road bike 58cm, Fangio road bike 56cm

I couldn’t resist buying this Bianchi even though it was more money than i usually like to spend on secondhand road bikes. It was just in such great condition. Fine wheels, a full Veloce group and brake set – even the titanium Flite saddle is a nice touch. It is super stiff and fast. People […]

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Eddy Merckx road bike

Here’s the first of the latest crop of road bikes from our friends in Belgium. I’m still finding out a bit more about this bike – it was ridden by a Belgian professional and is of a very high quality, hence the SLX and Record/Delta brakes. More info to follow as i find out…

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More second hand racing bikes

Sadly this Guerciotti is now sold. Fluted tubing, Campagnolo 8-speed shift… Boy someone got a bargain. Just imagine what this would cost in Brick Lane Bikes.. Fluted tubing… The Concorde below however is still available at £380. The Campag Record/Super Record groupset is a nice touch..

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New stock – secondhand Guerciotti road bikes, Concorde road bikes

Check out some of our latest secondhand road bikes below. Most are ready to go but some need a bit of work. Get in touch for more info. Also the are more bikes coming soon. 57cm Concorde, needs a bit of work but is amazing. 56cm Concorde road bike. This one’s in amazing condition and […]

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Vintage Colnago road bike at heavens

Not much of a selling strategy to say this must be the tattiest Colnago in London. But it rides like a Colnago. Hell it even looks like a Colnago if you get close enough. It’s what they used to call a rat bike i.e. it goes better than it looks. Personally i like the un-branding […]

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More vintage road bikes in London

If you are thinking of buying a secondhand bike in London, now is the time to get to Heavens. Amongst our new stock of thirty vintage road and Dutch town bikes is the following. We’ve had these Batavus Professionals before now. They are stiff and light with these unique paint-jobs. This one is actually more […]

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