Brothers who made £100,000 from selling stolen Chain Reaction Cycles stock given prison sentences

Brian and Alan Bowen said items were bough from car boot sales

Two brothers from Northern Ireland have been given prison sentences after they made more than £100,000 by selling stock stolen from online cycling retailer Chain Reaction Cycles.

Brian Bowen was jailed for six months for selling £88,000 worth of stolen goods online, while his brother Alan was given an eight-month sentence suspended for two years for selling £14,000 worth of stolen goods.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.