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Recycling bikes


You can pick up a quality reused bike, or recycle your old one, at Bikeworks Bethnal Green.

A social enterprise delivering a variety of community cycling programmes, they carry a good range of fully-refurbished reused bikes, including road, mountain and hybrid styles, plus those for ladies and children.

Actual availability depends on what bikes they get in.

All bikes are reconditioned to the best quality standards in London and come with a one-month guarantee on parts and frames.

Bikeworks only take donations – they don’t pay for or exchange bikes.

Services available at the Bethnal Green Centre are: Shop, Fix your own bike, Training Centre, Workshop.

Opening times
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday:8.30am - 6.30pm
Thursday: 8.30am - 8.30pm
Saturday: 10am - 6.30pm
Sunday: 11am - 5pm 

138-140, Cambridge Heath Road
Bethnal Green
E1 5QJ

Please note that Bikeworks also have a training centre located in Leytonstone which offers courses for professional mechanics only.      

For more information on activities, courses and volunteering see Bikeworks.

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