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19 Aug 2019 | 1 comment

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!  

14 Aug 2019

Great news for the creative industries!

14 Aug 2019

The IRC recommend small shops within creative industries to enter the competition and represent the industry with pride!

14 Aug 2019

Represent the outdoor sector and celebrate local outdoor shops around the UK

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 | 2 comments

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

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Keeping Britain's Independent Retail Alive

Posted on in Business News , Cycles News

As indepedent businesses are increasingly affected by political factors and Retaila lack of governent support, the UK retail industry is becoming a crisis situation with hudreds of independent retailers being forced to close their shops every week. 

Set within the city of Brighton, Vinyl Revolution had quickly gained the support of the local comunity and was a previous entrant to the IndieRetail Best Small Shops competition. Unfortunately, the independent store have now found their business being forced to close on just their second birthday.

Independent shops provide employment, support their local communities and pay tax. Brighton's local MP, Caroline Lucas, has commented on the situation by saying "Shops like Vinyl Revolution are the lifeblood of Towns and Cities around the country". You can support independent retailers across the country by signing the government petition titled Take immediate action to save independent retail from dying.


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