The Square, EX32 8LS 01271 328 628 Situated in the heart of town and on the doorstep of the Tarka Trail and Exmoor. Our large store features all types of bicycles including road, mountain, hybrid, commuter, folding, family & kids bikes. Plus a large range of cycle accessories and a fully equipped workshop. We also have a friendly cafe, so pop down, bring your bike and join us for lunch and Devon’s finest coffee. We also hire bikes for half-day and full days - perfect for exploring the Tarka Trail. Find out more
Monday - Wednesday
Meet the Barnstaple Team
Keith has been with the Bike Shed for 7 years and is the pioneer of check-shirt Tuesdays.
A keen road, gravel and mountain biker, he currently owns a Trek Emonda and Fuel plus a Specialized Diverge.
With 24 years of experience at the Bike Shed there is little Paul doesn't know. He's as enthusiastic now as he was when he started.
When not working it's safe to say Paul will be mountain biking on his Giant Reign SX.
Lance, the punk rock enthusiast has just reached a decade with the Bike Shed in Barnstaple.
An Italophile, Lance enjoys road cycling on his Trek FX 7.5 WSD when his over-trained IT band allows him.
Sam has been fixing bikes for the past 3 1/2 years. He's a keen road, MTB and car enthusiast!
Current bikes include a Giant Reign and a Specialized Tarmac and Crux
Martin is old skool with over 20 years experience at the Bike Shed and a professional massuese!
His bike collection is vast with a wide assortment of odds and sods.
Amanda the small but fierce Bianchi obssessive has been with the Bike Shed for 7 years.
A keen road and mountain biker she of course has an array of Bianchis!
Another expert with 20 years experience at the Bike Shed, a dab hand with the GT85!
Chris' bike collection has now reached the too many to count stage...but...don't mention the horses!
Part of the Barnstaple cafe team Lulu has been with us for less than a year with unrivalled cappuccino making skills!
Look out for her around town, she'll be the one with the stablisers on!
Sam has been serving Bike Shed customers on and off for the past 6 years and a keen mountain biker.
He's the proud owner of a Specialized Fatboy not to mention a collection of funky shirts and socks!
Cafe Team/Bike Sales
Our newest member of team and just weeks into the role, he has the perfect combination of passion for bikes and coffee.
Declan commutes in style on his Specialized Tricross.