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Recyke y’Bike, Newcastle

Name of project / organisation

Recyke y’Bike Ltd

Type of organisation

Charity and CIC

Address / directions

Unit 2, Hannington Street, Byker, Newcastle NE6 1JT

About this project

Recyke y’ Bike is a charity, founded by CTC member Dorothy Craw in 2006, that accepts donated bikes from the public. Trained mechanics and volunteers fix them up for resale to the community to finance the enterprise and to finance the transporting of some to community projects in Africa. Cycle training and maintenance classes are also offered

Accept bikes donated by the public

Yes. Mondays, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturdays 10.00 – 4pm

Collection service for donated bikes

No but we have drop-off points around the region – Hexham, Berwick, Durham, Sunderland

What happens to the reconditioned bikes?

They are sold from the Workshop to the public and given to youth clubs, asylum seeker or homeless organisations

Reconditioned bikes for sale


Contact details

0191 265 4197

Information confirmed 26/9/12

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