Barrhead Mellow Velo
Find out about the Barrhead Centre's Mellow Velo service
Barrhead Mellow Velo is a unique cycle and repair project staffed by adults who attend the Barrhead Centre, a day centre for adults with additional support needs.
What's available at the centre?
Service users have received training so that, under supervision, they can:
- fit tyres
- repair punctures
- service bikes
- run a safety check (for a small fee)
- offer advice or guidance
Bikes for sale
Thousands of bikes have been restored and offered for re-sale, and many have been donated to charities to help families and children in need.
Used and reconditioned cycles and parts are available for sale at the centre, prices of cycles range from £20 upwards.
Biclycle donations and trade-ins
You can donate unwanted bicycles at any time of the year.
All work is carried out to a high standard, being overseen and checked by a member of staff who is Velotech professionally qualified.
Smoothie Bikes for Hire
Are you having an event and looking for a fun way to introduce healthy options then why not hire our unique smoothie bikes.
Barrhead Mellow Velo,
The Barrhead Centre,
8 Carlibar Road,
The centre is open Monday to Wednesday 10am to 2pm and Friday 10am to 1pm