Daniel Makin

Check out recent news, developments and blogs from the Dirt Factory team.

16/06/2022

Stockport Bike Library

Dirt Factory is working in partnership with TfGM and offering local people the opportunity to access cycling by borrowing bikes. Find out more and how to book here.
29/04/2022

London Cycle Show 2022

For the first time in ten years the Cycle show returned to the Alexandra Palace, and we were invited. Find out what went on.
19/04/2022

3 Weeks of Pump Track’n

During the Easter holidays the Dirt Factory modular pump track was set up in Heaton Park, Manchester, for 3 weeks for all to use. Read on and check out some of the pictures.
08/04/2022

Helping More People to Cycle

The Big Bike Revival is all about helping everyone and anyone to begin or return to cycling through a programme of FREE activities and services, delivered by Dirt Factory and likeminded organisations. Learn more.
29/03/2022

Pump Track at Heaton Park

The Dirt Factory Events crew has teamed up with MCR Active and Heaton Park to run both Holiday Activity and Food sessions and open taster sessions for the wider public using the Dirt Factory Modular Pump Track.
04/03/2022

Free Group Rides and Bike Repair Workshops

Book onto one of our free rides and workshop sessions before they all go. Find out whats involved and how to book here.
10/01/2022

Dirt Factory and Trail Anywhere Partnership

Dirt Factory is excited to officially announce a partnership with Trail Anywhere. Read more about the plans afoot and let us know what portable features you would like to see in the comments.
04/10/2021

Enduro World Series, Scotland

The Dirt Factory Air Bag crew were invited to the EWS finale in Scotland to provide some airtime action. The air bag was sponsored by Dyedbro, who had organised Matt Jones and Innes Graham to show off some skills.
17/09/2021

Balance Bikes Are Go

Wigan Be Well and the Dirt Factory Pump Track team were promoting cycling at this year’s Cycle Three Sisters event. Read on to see the photographs from the event.
31/08/2021

Malverns Classic 21

If you're looking for an action packed weekend on bikes, look no further than the Malverns Classic. Check out our blog from this years event here.
24/08/2021

Oldham Pump Track Activities

With the summer holidays in full swing what better way to get the kids (and adults) outside and active than three days of Dirt Factory's mobile pump track at Stoneleigh Park in Derker, Oldham.
21/08/2021

Inside Update

How is the search for a new building going? Have we found a new home yet? We've got some exciting prospects on the horizon.