About The Retro Bicycle Shop
Thank you for visiting us!
Retro Bicycles is a partnership between Michael Austin and Mel Platt.
Returning home from their London Peking Bicycle Odyssey with an acclaimed
portfolio of images, we set up Spare Tyre Publications and produced the
award winning postcard books.
From there we have created the Retro Bicycle collection to celebrate
the history of bicycles. All our products are created from original designs
from the days when cars were an unfamiliar luxury.
Hand crafted in the Jewellery Quarter in Birmingham, England, each piece
is Hallmarked, a guarantee of quality. Our products are traditionally
made using the lost wax method of casting and supplied in a presentation
Secure transmission and processing of credit
Our process has been developed to provide you with complete peace of
We use the Paypal system to ensure that however you choose to buy your information is handled safely and securely. If you prefer to pay using cheques or cash or bank transfer please contact us and we can make the necessary arrangements. For larger/ trade/ club orders please contact us directly and take advantage of our special offers.