Commuting

Heartwork: Behind the Scenes with Paul Hartnoll (Orbital)

Paul Hartnoll is a British writer, producer, and composer of music, widely recognised for his pioneering work with Orbital. Over the span of their 25 year career at the forefront of electronic music, Orbital toured extensively and released eight albums, culminating in a performance at the 2012 London Paralympics Opening Ceremony with Professor Stephen Hawking.…

The Making of Heartwork: Alex Rutterford’s Sleeve Art

Alex Rutterford is a Director, Designer and Artist with over a decade of experience in commercials, music videos and short films. We commisioned him to create a sleeve cover for Paul Hartnoll's (Orbital) 'Heartwork' track. Here, Alex talks us through his process of developing the artwork.…

Heartwork Stories

We visited the North West, to understand more about the area of the UK worst affected by heart disease. It was here, we met a whole host of commuters, that through their bikes, are leading a much healthier life thanks to the power of cycling.…

Why a folding bike will spice up your commute

Convenient, collapsible and increasingly classy, folders are well-suited to most commuters – here's why and which brands to look out for……

Get the Cycling Bug with Millie: 5 Things I’ve Learnt from Commuting in London

In partnership with Evans Cycles & Gore Bike Wear, guest writer Millie Citton continues her blog series with the Coffee Stop. In the second of this series, we find out Millie's top 5 cycle commuting tips and a bonus suggestion for the readers...…

Get the cycling bug with Millie: An Introduction

In partnership with Evans Cycles & Gore Bike Wear, we're pleased to welcome Millie Citton as a guest writer to the Coffee Stop blog. A keen London commuter and road cycling enthusiast, Millie will be sharing her commuting tips, essential winter kit bag and heaps of motivation over the coming months to keep you riding throughout the cold seasons.…

Barbour x Brompton — Exclusive Interview

If you were asked to name a brand of jacket, Barbour would surely be near the front of the list. Likewise, when it comes to folding bikes, Brompton would be on the tip of most people’s tongues. So the idea of Barbour and Brompton collaborating on a range of outerwear and a special edition bike seems like the ultimate pairing of iconic British brands. Journalist Matt Lamy spoke to Barbour’s director of menswear Ian Bergin about the unique collaboration.…

Return to Gold Hill: Behind the scenes

Hopefully, you’ve already watched our Return to Gold Hill film which we created earlier this year on location at Gold Hill in Shaftesbury, Dorset? We’re really proud of it and wanted to take you behind the scenes of how we made it.…

26 enviable cycling commutes that will inspire you to ride to work

For many people, the commute to work means starting and ending the day in either a hot, packed train carriage or stuck in queues of crawling traffic. This means that before even reaching the office, they’ve been cramped into a tiny space devoid of fresh air or space to stretch out.…

5 ways commuting by e-bike will massively improve your working day

The benefits of an ‘active commute’ have long been pedalled (pun intended) by medical experts, including the latest research released this year in the British Medical Journal led by the University of Glasgow. From stress busting and boosting productivity to improving your health, find out how commuting by e-bike can significantly improve your working day.…