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Why you should get outside with your child in January

January is a long, bleak month for most of us. Christmas and New Year are over and the warmer days of spring are still a long way off. It can be tempting for the entire family to hibernate inside the house and car this time of year, but if you make the effort to get…

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Photo of a blue Hornit Hero 14 kids bike with a spanner on the drive side pedal about to be taken off to turn it into a balance bike

How to turn a pedal bike into a balance bike

This article is kindly sponsored by Hornit Bikes.  It also contains affiliate links which mean when you buy through links on this page we may earn an affiliate commission So you’ve just bought your child’s first pedal bike! It’s such an exciting milestone, and you’re probably hoping they’ll leap on it and start pedalling off…

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Getting back into the saddle as a new mum

It’s easy to plan to start cycling again when you’ve had your baby – it’s another thing making it happen, as new mum Hannah Reynolds discovers

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Is your child’s bike helmet fitted correctly?

We all want to make sure our children are kept safe from harm when riding their bike and wearing a cycle helmet is an obvious way to do this. But did you know that if their helmet isn’t fitted correctly then it’s unlikely to protect them fully? In this article we’ll take a closer look…

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How to measure your child's head for a bike helmet

How to measure your child’s head for a bike helmet

Why it’s important to measure your child’s head before you buy a helmet If you’re buying a new cycle helmet for your child, it’s really important to measure their head correctly so you can buy a helmet that fits them. Buy a bike helmet that is too small for your child and it will either…

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How to sell your kids bike on eBay

How to sell a kids bike on Ebay

If you’re thinking of selling your kids bike on ebay, check out our step by step guide to getting it right first time

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Should my child wear a bike helmet?

If you haven’t decided whether your family will wear helmets or not, here are some pointers to help you decide

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Family Cycling Safety for Winter 2022

Winter cycling is great fun – here’s some tips on keeping safe and warm

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How to keep your child’s head warm under their cycle helmet

During a particularly cold spell of weather little heads and ears can get very cold when out on a bike. This is particularly so for smaller Cycle Sprogs sitting in cargo bikes, trailer or bike seats, as they’re not expending any energy to keep them warm, but even those pedalling can get cold during the…

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Endura Luminite lightweight kids cycling jacket packs down into a small stuff sack

The best kids packable waterproof cycling jackets 2022

Keep your child dry on their next cycle ride with an easy to carry, packable waterproof cycling jacket

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