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The main path through Hilly Fields will be closed for resurfacing work.

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5 July - Launch of Colchester Bike Kitchen!


Tools for self help, Dr Bike and qualified bike mechanic on hand to help you.

 

Drop in to Colchester Bike Kitchen, between 11am-4pm. They will have the tools, you just need to bring your bike for a free Dr Bike check. If anything needs fixing, you can do this yourself, with advice from the team if you need it. Or if it’s something a bit more complex and you need spare parts, then Andy Woolf of ATW Cycle Repairs will be there to do the job for you at his usual prices.

You can find Colchester Bike Kitchen at the Waiting Room, off Queen St, beside Firstsite

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Self-confessed petrolhead Ashley Parmenter learned to drive a car before he tried riding a bike at the age of 19. He likes having a car for long journeys but thinks the bike is best for short trips. And learning to cycle has also provided him with some interesting jobs.

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