Greatest Hits-Inside Carlton, Worksop

Oct 04 2016

We’ve put these pictures up a couple of times now. They came from a now defunct website ran by a former employee. The website is no longer online.

Take a look into the heyday of British steel.

“It’s story still inspires present-day cycle builders, it is still spoken about with affection by present-day cyclists and it still represents quality and belief in a product that in its day was the best.”

Reg Harris’ Carlton Track Bike

Carlton History Article

“Over the years its workers built some of the world’s most famous racing cycles.

It eventually employed hundreds of Worksop people, taking its name from the village where it all started.

It built up an enviable reputation for top class racing bikes. But whatever happened to Carlton Cycles?”