In my experience, it's often cheaper to order bike stuff to Finland from German online shops. Are the bikes you're interested in available only in the UK or is there some other particular reason why you want shop there?
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Who is this General Failure anyway, and why is he reading my drive?
There is several reason,
I dont speak german.
GB shops (Wiggle / Evans) we're first I found online with reasonable price, selection and UI.
If you know decent German shops with complete bikes I'd like to know.
Many Germany based sites have English as a language choice too. I've had only good experiences with Roseversand.de, including their personal customer service (in English, via e-mail), but I think they only sell their own Red Bull brand of bikes. Here's a thread with some pointers to other online bike shops in Europe. :