Cycletastic your local, not for profit bike project have rolled into a community shop! …we’ve taken all our tools and parts by trailer up to 12, Queens Parade, Willesden Lane, NW2 5HT in Willesden Green.
Book in Service or Repair email@example.com Contact 07742689785 with friendly, accredited, mechanics…or just come and take a look at the secondhand bikes and parts for sale, hire one of our trailers or the bike smoothie machine.
We are Open : Monday to Thursday 10-6pm & Saturdays 9-5pm with extra opening times for learning workshops and drop in DIY fixing sessions or to greet you and your bike before you go to work !
NB ! We’ll be closed for lunch each day 2-3pm
+ Closed all day Saturday November 15th during our Free! Bike Maintenance Workshop at Charteris in Kilburn (booking essential)
Bike Maintenance Lessons with Cycletastic
Saturday 1st and 15th November 2014 12.00 – 6pm
BOOKING ADVISED : firstname.lastname@example.org
Charteris Sports Centre 24 Charteris Rd NW6
These lessons are FREE There is a suggested donation of £5 to continue the work of the Cycletastic project. There will be a parts charge for bike parts above £5
The workshops will also aim (wherever possible) to accommodate basic (group 1 see below) bike repairs for persons who use these saturday workshops as a drop in facility.
Who can attend? These bike maintenance workshops are open to all people of all ages with an interest to know how to maintain and fix their own bike. Booking is advisable to secure a place. There will also be spaces available for persons who show up on the day. (If attendance numbers allow !) Booking priority is for low income Brent residents.
The Maintenance Classes
There will be 2 fully qualified mechanics teaching 2 separate groups along side each other
Please bring your bike !! Please wear clothing that you don’t mind getting dirty
Group 1 Beginners tuition will include
Puncture repair, brake block replacement, brake and cable replacement, minor gear adjustment. Minor adjustments and additional accessories. Bike maintenance cleaning.
Group 2 Intermediate tuition could include
Wheel truing and wheel maintenance, chain replacement (Disc brake replacement. Gear adjustment and indexing Bottom bracket maintenance demonstration only ) The teaching content will aim to be flexible to the needs of the group and time available
The Cycletastic Shed New Season
Every Second Saturday of each month
Starts March 8th 2014 / 12-4pm
Basic Repairs – Buy a Second Hand Bike – Rummage Parts Boxes – Learn Fixing Skills
Cycletastic Welcomes New Volunteers… just turn up on the day!
Opening hours repeat on the following dates
12th April – 10th May – 7th June – 12th July – 9th August – 13th Sept – 11th Oct
CHECK THE WEBSITE CALENDAR BEFORE COMING
Book now for our Bike Maintenance Classes running on 26th and 27th October. Full details on the flyer below or click the link in the email. Classes to be held at Charteris Sports Centre
The quickest way we can update our site is using the googlecalendar. This is shown on the right hand side of the screen and also on the Opening Times/Events Page.
In some systems the links in the calendar are displaying times as GMT. Note that at present we are on BST so you might need to add an hour to the time shown.
Still to come this year; Trial of sales/services at a Car Boot Sale, Regular 1st Saturday Shed Opening for all, Silk Road Festival in Cricklewood, Maintenance Training Workshop.
And don’t forget you can always get in touch for ad-hoc repairs with our mechanics.