Claud Butler Appointed Dealer in Powys / Herefordshire / Shropshire

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Newly Appointed Claud Butler Dealership

We have been appointed as a Dealer for Claud Butler Bicycles.  Claud Butler are one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of quality bikes since 1928. A wide range of bikes from children’s balance bikes, junior bikes, women’s bikes, men’s bikes and bicycle accessories. We have a good selection in stock and are able to supply any of their range, with short delivery times.  Have a look at Claud Butler’s website at  Please let us know if there is anything you would like to buy.  Our prices are very competitive, some of the lowest in the country!


Claud Butler Story…..

Claud Butler is located in the historic steel town of Scunthorpe in North Lincolnshire.  The company can trace its history and experience in cycles back over 135 years.

The story began in 1880 when Fred Hopper established a cycle repair business in a former blacksmith’s shop in Barton-on-Humber, approximately 12 miles from their current location.  Bicycle repairs soon gave way to manufacture and the business flourished.  By 1906 F. Hopper & Co. was employing over 400 people.  By 1912 the company had developed export markets in Japan, India, South Africa and Australia.  Shortly afterwards the company acquired the Elswick Cycle Company located near Newcastle.  In 1913 its name was changed to Elswick Hopper Cycle and Motor Company.  In 1974 Elswick Hopper purchased Wearwell Cycles.  A company so long established that reference to it could be found in the Bicycle Yearbook of 1872.  In 1978 the Falcon Cycle Company was also acquired and for some time it was operated as a subsidiary company.

To read more of their story please CLICK HERE to be taken to their website.

We can now supply any Claud Butler bike from their current range of bikes and accessories from their current catalogue, with short delivery times – DISCOUNTED PRICES!

  1. Steve

    Congratulations! This is great news for this area, Kington, Presteigne, Knighton, Llandrindod Wells, Hay-on-Wye, Brecon, Leominster. This saves me having to travel miles to get my bike serviced and parking is easy too. I can highly recommend Chris’s Cycles, their prices are some of the lowest in the UK and they have a good selection of new and used bikes in stock. Very helpful and friendly team.

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