The latest bike advice from our team

Can I ride an e-scooter legally? Advice 2 weeks ago

Can I ride an e-scooter legally?

As the UK prime minister has encouraged people to avoid public transport, lots of people are looking for new ways to get about. What are e-scooters, are they legal and where and when you use one?
Bike owners granted MOT exemption due to coronavirus Advice 3 months ago

Bike owners granted MOT exemption due to coronavirus

The UK government has granted ‘temporary exemption’ of MOTs of motorbikes. This will enable vital services to continue, essential workers to get to work, and allow the public to get essential food and medicine during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Advice 3 months ago

Coronavirus advice for bike riders

What does the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic mean for motorcyclists? Here's our guide to the key questions facing motorbike owners.
Advice 4 months ago

Are Motorcycle Sidecars Safe?

Riding bikes that have a sidecar attached is very different when compared to riding standard two-wheeled bikes. Find out how to keep safe here...
Advice 4 months ago

How Important Are Motorcycle Boots?

How important are motorcycle boots? Well, they are essential and a key component on bike safety. Anybody who’s into their bikes should always have a pair of motorcycle boots. Here we explain why...
Advice 4 months ago

A Comprehensive Guide On Where To Park Your Motorcycle

The roar of the engine and rush of wind against your face! These are parts of the motorcycle experience that are pure joy! Sadly, the heady buzz such rides provide is often quickly dampened by the hassle and chaos of finding a parking space. We're here to help you get to grips with where you're allowed to park your bike...
Advice 6 months ago

5 tips for keeping safe on the roads

When you get a motorcycle for the first time, you will, no doubt, feel incredibly excited. However, it is important to remember how critical it is to drive safely while also having fun. This is especially the case at this time of year when the weather is bad. So, with that being said, continue reading to discover some tips on keeping safe while on the road.
Advice 7 months ago

Essential tips for winter motorcycle riding

Winter is well and truly upon us. We’ve got our central heating on and it’s pitch black by 5 pm! All of this means that it is a lot more difficult for motorcyclists. Keep reading to discover our essential tips for winter motorcycle riding...
Advice 7 months ago

Buying A Bike In Light Of Euro 5

If you’re thinking about buying a motorcycle anytime soon, there’s one phrase you need to get your head around first - Euro 5 emissions. Following on, perhaps unsurprisingly, from Euro 4 emissions, this new stipulation is set for all new bikes in January 2020. Old bikes beware, though, because January 2021 sees euro 5 rolled out across the board...
Advice 7 months ago

Top 5 reasons to buy a bike this winter

Just because we’re heading into the depths of winter, the temperatures have dropped and the nights are drawing in doesn’t mean it’s not a great time to buy a bike.
How to store a motorcycle over winter Advice 9 months ago

How to store a motorcycle over winter

With the arrival of increasingly extreme weather, it takes a bold rider to keep using their bike throughout winter. However, ‘not riding’ a motorcycle isn’t as simple as it sounds, that’s why we’ve put together some tips on how to store your motorcycle safely over winter.
How should I write a bike advert? Advice 1 year ago

How should I write a bike advert?

A good advert can help to sell a motorbike or scooter more quickly and for more money, so it's important to do it as well as possible
Advice 1 year ago

How much does riding a motorcycle cost?

Alongside the pure excitement that riding a motorcycle can bring, many people take up biking because of cost; it’s often regarded as a cheaper and more cost-effective mode of transport. But is this really the case? Let us try to break down the true cost of motorcycle ownership and attempt to find out…
What is a CBT? How hard is it, what does it involve, and how hard is it to pass? Advice 1 year ago

Everything you need to know about a CBT test...

On the surface, it would appear to be getting harder and harder to learn to ride a motorcycle or scooter these days, but the reality is that after completing some compulsory basic training (the CBT) you could be riding around your local roads within the next 24 hours!
Why you should learn to ride a motorbike Advice 1 year ago

3 reasons why you should learn to ride a motorbike

Riding a motorcycle or scooter on these modern, busy streets is dangerous, uncomfortable and quite often impractical, so would you even consider beginning to ride in the first place? Here are a few ways in which motorcycling might actually be a good, useful and worthwhile pursuit...
Top tips to keeping your bike safe Advice 1 year ago

Top tips to keeping your bike safe

When it comes to motorcycling, a lot of people - quite rightly - focus on the riding safety of the rider, and there are literally hundreds, if not thousands, of articles across magazines and the internet focused on choosing the right helmet, the differences in the kind of armour available and how to select the most protective pair of gloves. But what about your bike?