Congratulations to local bike shop Brixton Cycles which has won Best Small Bike Retailer at the prestigious London Cycling Awards.
The award was presented by journalist and cyclist Jeremy Vyne (pictured with the Brixton Cycles team) at the event held on 16 July 2014.
The shop was started in 1983 as a workers' cooperative in a central Brixton location. In 2001 it relocated to its current location on Stockwell Road and continues to offer customers quality bikes, accessories, repairs and servicing.
The shop offers discounts to LCC members. For more information on Brixton Cycles see their website www.brixtoncycles.co.uk or follow them on twitter @brixtoncycles
Other London Cycling Award winners
Nominated by London Cycling Campaign members and voted for by the public
Cycling Brand of the Year: LOOK MUM NO HANDS!
Best Large Bike Retailer: WIGGLE
Cycling Champion of the Year: CHRIS BOARDMAN MBE
Bike Blog of the Year: ROAD.CC
Nominated by the public and chosen by a panel of independent cycling experts
Cycling Initiative of the Year: GREAT WESTERN QUARTER RESIDENT’S BIKE CLUB
Youth Sector Cycling Champion: TOWER HAMLETS BMX CLUB
Grassroots Project of the Year: RESPOKE COMMUNITY BIKE EXCHANGE (TRAILNET.CIC)
Digital Campaign of the Year: BIKEMINDED SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN
Best Space for Cycling Project: ROYAL COLLEGE ST CYCLE TRACKS, CAMDEN
Ashok Sinha, of London Cycling Campaign congratulated all the winners saying “It was a great pleasure to give recognition to a breadth of people and organisations, from cycling brands and retailers to community projects and champions. Our winners have worked tirelessly to promote cycling so we feel honoured to be able to give them the thanks they deserve."
See more information on the London Cycling Awards on the LCC website