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    I'd like to bring my bicycle to uni but it's pretty expensive.

    I was wondering what the bike storage is like?

    Is it covered under the accommodation insurance?

    How safe is it?

    If not, what/where is the best and safest place to store my bike.

    Many thanks.
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    It depends on which residence you're going to. I know at least some of them have bike storage facilities - I'm not sure about insurance or how safe it is, though.
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    Details on the accommodation insurance (for University halls) is available from
    http://www.bristol.ac.uk/secretary/i...-for-students/

    Note that the basic policy doesn't cover bicycles. It can be extended to cover bicycles, but it looks expensive (clicking through links to the insurer's web page indicates £32.99 for £250 of cover; £67.99 for up to £500.)

    Check to see if your bike is covered under your home insurance already -- if it is, you might not need further cover. Be sure to read the policy wording carefully.

    If you're planning to ride to lectures/library, bear in mind that cycle parking is outside and you'll need a good lock.

    You might prefer to get a cheap bike that's not going to attractive to thieves!
 
 
 
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