Beloved bike brand set to appoint administrators

West Yorkshire-based Orange Bikes has been around for over 30 years

Orange Bikes RX9 Gravel road bike
(Image credit: Orange Bikes)

British mountain bike brand Orange Bikes has filed its intention to appoint administrators. 

A notice was published on Caseboard, a legal data website, on 22 December, revealing the company's plan.

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Tom Davidson
Senior News Writer

Tom joined Cycling Weekly as a news and features writer in the summer of 2022, having previously contributed as a freelancer. He is the host of The TT Podcast, which covers both the men's and women's pelotons and has featured a number of prominent British riders. 

An enthusiastic cyclist himself, Tom likes it most when the road goes uphill and actively seeks out double-figure gradients on his rides. 

He's also fluent in French and Spanish and holds a master's degree in International Journalism.