Dr Bike

Dr Bike is a fully qualified bike mechanic, offering professional advice, cycle maintenance, safety checks and cycle accessories at low prices to staff and students every week.


Dr Bike services are available from either Alexandra Square or the Bike Workshop adjacent to the Welcome Centre, depending on the weather, every Thursday between 11am and 3pm during term-time.

There's no need to book an appointment, just bring your bike along for any of the following services:

  • Free advice for general maintenance and upkeep
  • Minor repairs
  • Maintenance work
  • Mini services and full services
  • Part fitting and sales
  • Accessories, including Sold Secure Silver rated D-locks

Bike Maintenance

Download the latest Dr Bike Pricelist for repairs, maintenance and accessories at super low prices. Updated prices for 2022-23 will be available soon.

Bike Maintenance Prices for 2021-22

Bike Repair Stations

For cyclists who want to undertake their own bike maintenance, a bike repair stand is located in Library Avenue by the external staircase next to the Library Building.

A further bike repair stand is located adjacent to InfoLab21 by the cycle parking at the west side of the building.

The repair stands have a tyre pump with pressure gauge, a variety of basic bike maintenance tools and a stand to secure your bike frame to whilst you undertake that essential maintenance.