An indication of the vitality of cycling in Hackney is the number of bike shops, repair services, workshops and other cycling-related retailers and craftspeople.
Or, if you prefer a list…
A & S Cycles About The Bike Armourtex Cycles Auguste Handmade Barclays For Bikes Better Health Bikes Bike Mech CycleLab and Juice Bar Daycocks Cycles East Side Cycles Halfords High Street HEX Cycles Hub Vélo Le Beau Vélo Lock 7 London Bike Kitchen Mamachari Micycle East Perlie Rides PUSH Cycles Sargent and co. SBC Cycles Skinny Eric’s Cycleworks The Cycling Store The Hackney Peddler   Tokyo Bike Two Wheels Good Velorution Hackney Volt BMX

Mobile bike repair services

Ad Hoc Bike Doc                07946 261165

Icon Cycles

Sick Bike Repairs

Walthamstow Cycles

Bike shops on the borough boundary but not technically in Hackney

Quite a few of our bike shops are on the borough boundary. One is just outside Hackney on the Islington side:

Pedal Pedlar

The others, on the Hackney side, are Sargent and Co. and Micycle East.


The art of framebuilding is experiencing a renaissance, and in Hackney we have our share of excellent craftspersons practising it. Unfortunately, good premises for framebuilding are hard to find, and with current Hackney rents we don’t have as many builders here as we would like–a few of them live in Hackney but work elsewhere (such as Caren Hartley), and a few have recently moved out of the borough (Stayer Cycles, Kennedy City Bicycles).

Framebuilders currently working in Hackney:

Dear Susan

Donhou Bicycles