Recovered Bikes

Details of how some of our customers got their bikes back

BATAVUS Browser

night between :13- 14 December 2016, ,

We made a lot of leaflets with a small description of the bike, some info about brand, with a clear picture and with our contact phone number and asked local clubs, pubs, shops to display it at the window. This worked out very well and bike was found...

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Raleigh Randonneur

Sat 17/ Sun 18 September 2016 2400-0430, ,

3weeks after it was taken in a shed burglary with other bikes, my Raleigh was apparently found abandoned on the driveway of a police officer. I had spent a fortnight working to recover it by: a. getting a page article in Southern Daily Echo cover...

Reward Offered, 307

Specialized Myka

between 4th - 14th November , ,

The Met Police found it and returned to me on Tuesday, young lad had it.

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 163

Universal Varsity 20″ City Bike

12/12/2016, ,

I reported the theft to the police and put up posters around my building. A neighbour contacted me to say his girlfriend bought the bike at Brick Lane Market for 30 pounds so I could buy it back from him. The lock was still on, with clear signs some...

Giant Talon

28/11/2016, ,

I've checked bikes being added daily from the emails and after 3 months of checking there it was! Went to check the bike with a police car waiting outside and recovered it after proving it was mine.

Reward Offered, 162

Storck Multitask Raddar

09/12/2016, ,

Just wanted to thank the site and the people looking out for my bike. I received an email notification on the 26th of December that someone posted up a bike like mine on Gumtree from Norwich. I contacted the "seller" and with the assistance of the tr...

GT Bicycles Outpost

7th-8th November 2016, ,

I found my bike being sold online. I set up a meet during the day in a busy place. At the meet I informed the person selling the bike it was mine and gave them a bit of cash (£30 out of the £100). Police were not alot of help but they did offer to co...

Reward Offered, 165

BTwin Triban 300

Found it being sold on Gumtree. Tracked down seller as mobile number was linked to FB account. Contacted directly and arranged to meet and have the bike returned.

Colnago Strada SL Tiagra

24 November 2014, ,

I viewed every day the update you supplied of Colnago bikes offered for sale on Gumtree and eBay. After touring my local bike shops and the Kassam stadium in Oxford where there was a car boot sale where bikes are sold by a number of vendors, I checke...

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Trek Superfly 5

Today 31/8/16 at 16.39, ,

Police Recovered. Thank you for this website.

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 306