Today We Turn 71!

Today We Turn 71!

As a business, we were founded on the 6th July 1946.  This means today we have been trading for 71 years – Time flies when you’re having fun! Originally we were called Whitaker and Mappleback (cycles) Ltd, this is still our official name today although we...
Support Your Local Bike Shop

Support Your Local Bike Shop

Recently we were visited by Amjad Bashir the MEP for Yorkshire.  As as member of the European Parliament and also an ambassador for entrepreneurship and business we were delighted he took the time to visit our bike shop in Bradford. One of the discussions we had was...
Small Business 100!

Small Business 100!

Many of our customers who visit our shop know how proud we are to be a Bradford based Yorkshire business.  As a bike shop we were established in 1946 by 2 friends Johnny Mapplebeck and Geoff Whitaker who came back from the war with no jobs to return to and whilst in...