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by foxychick
2 Jun 2018, 5:16pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Oxford Cycles; genuine or not?
Replies: 48
Views: 3103

Re: Oxford Cycles; genuine or not?

When you put stuff in your basket their are no options to pay by debit or credit cards or paypal. These are the instructions below on their website on how to pay Make your payment via Online Banking or Mobile Banking Apps. Please use the details provided on the next screen to make payment (these det...
by foxychick
2 Jun 2018, 5:08pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Oxford Cycles; genuine or not?
Replies: 48
Views: 3103

Re: Oxford Cycles; genuine or not?

Looking at the prices for the mountain bikes defo 100% scam, just ring the number and listen to the answer machine and then make your own mind up. 01865 981 441. Bet you never ever get to speak to a person. Think this needs reporting to the police.
by foxychick
2 Jun 2018, 12:57pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Bike shop closures in chester
Replies: 16
Views: 1686

Re: Bike shop closures in chester

Friday 5pm was the deadline as all customers were collecting that day.
by foxychick
2 Jun 2018, 12:20pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Bike shop closures in chester
Replies: 16
Views: 1686

Re: Bike shop closures in chester

Bike factory in chester are doing very well as i was in there on thursday and they were building 17 bikes up ready for friday teatime some of them quite expensive bikes as well.
by foxychick
31 May 2018, 9:25pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Bike shop closures in chester
Replies: 16
Views: 1686

Bike shop closures in chester

Four shops have now closed in the last 18 months, dave miller cycles who has retired, the edge cycleworks, cycle house, and sixty nine cycles. Never good when any bike shop closes maybe the online prices are to blame? The face of retail has changed dramatically since I started [Sixty Nine Cycles] ei...
by foxychick
9 Apr 2018, 10:27pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Bike Friendly Degreaser
Replies: 24
Views: 1213

Re: Bike Friendly Degreaser

Is the screwfix degreaser paint friendly rob?
by foxychick
9 Apr 2018, 6:42pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Bike Friendly Degreaser
Replies: 24
Views: 1213

Re: Bike Friendly Degreaser

White spirit surely you are joking?
by foxychick
9 Apr 2018, 6:35pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Bike Friendly Degreaser
Replies: 24
Views: 1213

Bike Friendly Degreaser

Anyone recommend a good quality chain degreaser that will not damage the paintwork on your bike? Thank you for your replies in advance.
by foxychick
9 Apr 2018, 5:33pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Bike Cleaning
Replies: 2
Views: 332

Bike Cleaning

Is triplewax car shampoo any good for cleaning bicycles? Thank you in advance for your replies.
by foxychick
6 Jan 2018, 6:03pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Mini Pump For Mountain Bike
Replies: 12
Views: 833

Re: Mini Pump For Mountain Bike

Thank you very much for all your replies and advice, i think i will be getting one with the screw on adaptor as no problem getting this on the valve.
by foxychick
31 Dec 2017, 5:33pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Mini Pump For Mountain Bike
Replies: 12
Views: 833

Mini Pump For Mountain Bike

Any one recommend a decent pump that can fit to my frame with bottle cage mounts, just want one as a spare for when i am out on the trail and i get a puncture.
by foxychick
14 Nov 2017, 11:20pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Statins - side effects
Replies: 490
Views: 37224

Re: Statins - side effects

Quite simply the biggest con and the biggest earner for the medical companies in the history of medicine, i have had very high cholesterol for years and the doctor told me that i have a 28% chance of having a heart attack in the next 10 years. My reply to my doctor was why dont you tell me that i ha...
by foxychick
20 Oct 2017, 1:17pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Ajustable Bike Stems
Replies: 10
Views: 770

Ajustable Bike Stems

Has anyone used one of these stems where you can ajust from 0 degree to 60 degree and what did you think of them? I heard on the grapevine that they tend to come loose?
by foxychick
17 Oct 2017, 8:10pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: cateye cordless computer
Replies: 2
Views: 332

cateye cordless computer

When fitting a computer to my bike if i put the computer on the right hand side of my handlebars do i have to fit the sensor on the right hand side of the fork or can i fit it on the left hand side of the fork?
by foxychick
3 Oct 2017, 7:19pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Mobiles are a menace
Replies: 54
Views: 4047

Re: Mobiles are a menace

Some of the younger generation never ever have their mobile phone out of their hand and they are slaves to the addiction, several young ones have walked straight into my front wheel while texting on the canal towpaths, the last one who did it i screamed loudly to them, you will not ....ing die if yo...