As part of National Bike Week, Stoneham Lane Surgery is providing a free* bike doctor session – bring your bicycle along for a free tune up to help you make the most of the summer weather and get out on your bike. Simply bring your bicycle to the surgery car park between 1pm and 5pm on Wednesday 12th June.
*if items need replacing such as brake pads these will be charged for but all labour and any adjustments are free
National Bike Week aims to promote the many benefits of regular cycling such as improved mental & physical health. For example:
Cycling to work is linked with a 45% lower risk of developing cancer, and a 46% lower risk of cardiovascular disease.
People who cycle regularly in adulthood enjoy a level of fitness equivalent to someone 10 years younger.