Two wheels good … Bike sales soar as UK takes to cycling

Stores sell out of bikes as soon as they are delivered with sales tripling and repair shops booming

There are few high street businesses reporting bumper trade in the coronavirus lockdown, but bicycle shops are selling out as soon as new stock is delivered and are swamped with demand to overhaul old bikes.

Big chains and independent cycle shops, which have been allowed to keep their doors open as an essential service while the rest of the high street is shut, admit they have been taken by surprise.

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Source: theguardian
Two wheels good … Bike sales soar as UK takes to cycling