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4 October - Colchester Bike Kitchen


A few months in and Colchester bike kitchen is growing in popularity. Drop in for some help to sort out your bike.

Come and learn how to do simple bike repairs at the monthly Colchester Bike Kitchen. The next session is from 11am-4pm on Sunday 4 October at the Waiting Room, in the old bus station, off Queen Street.

You can ask their volunteers for help, or just use their tools if you know what needs doing. And if it’s a bit more complex, Andy Woolf of ATW Cycle Repairs will be there to sort things out

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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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