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  • In the beginning: 1860, a year in brief-Pearson1860

    In the beginning: 1860, a year in brief

    When Tom Pearson, our founder, first opened for business, in 1860, he probably thought his humble bike shop was a low-key affair, writes James Faulkner. At least compared with what else was happening around the world...
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