After your bike, getting a helmet is the most important thing you need for cycling. That's not just our opinion - even the Highway Code says you should wear one whenever you go for a ride.
Once you've got the right helmet, you can cycle around safe in the knowledge that your head is protected. We sell loads of helmets at Halfords, including a great range of kids' helmets, but which one should you go for?
Bike safety is important and if you've got the right safety gear, you'll enjoy cycling a lot more.
There are loads of different things you can get to protect yourself from bumps and bruises and the stuff you need depends on the type of cycling you'll be doing. Watch this video to find out more about the gear you need to keep you safe whilst your enjoy your ride.
If you're after something specific that we don't stock, don't despair.
Just use our handy ordering service and we can order in whatever bike accessory or part you're after.
We have exclusive access to many leading brands in the cycle world, so if you want something we don't stock just let us know! We can order it in for you with 48 hrs, we can even fit the part for you too.
Even the best cyclists fall off their bikes sometimes. Putting on a helmet can save you a nasty bump on the head, and is a really sensible precaution to take when you're out on your bike. Whether you're a hardcore roadie, a downhill mountain biker or just want something stylish to ride around town in, we've got a great selection of adult helmets.
You can't stop your kids exploring, and falling off is something that happens to everyone at some point or another. Getting them to wear a helmet can help keep them a bit safer when they come a cropper, and make sure that they're back on their bikes again in no time!
Cycle helmet are essential when riding your bike, to keep you safe and protected
It is highly recommended that you always wear a bike helmet regardless of how short or long your journey. Halfords offer something for everyone, funky designs to highly ventilated ones, so there's no excuse for not having one!
Some basics to consider before buying are; the Fit as it can't be too tight or loose, Ventilation to stay comfortable as well as padding, price, straps and shell. For more information on choosing the right Giro helmet check out our bike helmets buyer's guide.
Kids Bicycle helmet and other bike parts & accessories can be reserved online so click and collect from your local store.