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Charge of the light brigade – Win a solar panel for your car or bike

The fact so many cars across Britain have sat idle during lockdown is great for the environment,  but not so good for the cars themselves as batteries may begin to lose their charge. Solar-powered battery chargers are inexpensive and easy to use. Simply place one on your dashboard and plug into your 12v socket. Be aware that running your car’s…

Future’s so bright, I gotta wear DHB shades

With a seemingly never-ending lockdown and an unseasonably cold chill in the air it might not feel like it, but brighter times are ahead. To help you look forward to a spring and summer spent outdoors, we have a pair of dhb sunglasses and three interchangeable lenses to give away. The sunglasses provide 100 per cent protection against UVA and…

Another week, another child on a pavement killed by a driver

This was the week an uninsured hit-and-run driver killed a two-week-old baby as he was being pushed along a pavement by his mother. An unimaginably horrific event were it to be an isolated incident. However, it’s far from that. Over 40 people on pavements and verges in the UK are killed every year by drivers. It’s highly unusual for the…

Summer 2021 staycation special – bag yourself an inflatable sofa

Who knows what summer 2021 will bring, but one thing is certain. For many, this year’s holidays will spell staycation. So what better way to eek all you can from the British summer than with a pop-up sofa that’s ready to use in seconds? The lightweight Lamzac pop-up sofa is the brainchild of Marijn Oomen, who first presented the idea…

Never lose another allen key (fingers crossed)

Why do allen key sets have a habit of always missing the size you’re after (for me, it’s the 5mm). We’re convinced the solution to this bike maintenance irritant is to go colour-coded. This set of allen keys from Sealey is manufactured from hardened and heat-treated chrome vanadium steel and boasts a fully polished finish. The keys range in length…