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On the eve of the Grand Départ...

Bike Hub, ShopRussell CuttsComment

On the eve of the Grand Départ and coinciding with the opening of phase 1 of the new Cycle Hub at Sheffield Railway Station. Russell has been presented with the keys to his new retail unit. This is in readiness for the fit-out of the shop; when finished, it will complete the final phase of the Hub's development... (click the image to read and see more)

Name one of my fleet of hire bicycles

Bike HubRussell Cutts5 Comments

From day 1 at the Station I will be offering Cycle Hire.

I will have a fleet of 8 black Marin Fairfax hire bicycles available for hire from a few hours to 2 weeks. I plan to name each one individually and I'm now looking for suggestions on a theme: I'd like every bike to carry a women's name being with 'R'. Yes I could go on Google and just get a list of babies names... but where is the fun in that?

Name one of our Hire Bikes


Email me or better yet leave a comment below with your top three suggestions. I'll have an 'official' naming ceremony once the Cycle Hub is active and the name you suggested is selected you could be the first to take your bike out for a short adventure on the streets of Sheffield, along with a free Russell's Bicycle Shed Pink Hivis vest.

So get your thinking caps on first five people to suggest names get a Pink Hivis.