ormskirk, Local Online News Community, Forums, Chats, For Sale, Classified, Offers, Film Reviews, Events, Motors Sale, Property For Sale Rent, Jobs, Hotels, Taxi, Restaurants, Pubs, Clubs, Pictures, Sports, Charities, Lost Found
Contact us with your news. Mob/Txt on 0754 3955 841 ormskirk@qnews.co.uk
  1. Published on: 07/06/2018 06:53 AMReported by: rogerblaxall
    Bike hire scheme Bike & Go is encouraging people to try out cycling during this month’s Bike Week by offering free rentals to new subscribers.

    The scheme, which has bike hire facilities on offer at 21 train stations across the Merseyrail network - including Ormskirk - will make bike rental free during Bike Week to all those who register between June 9-17.

    The team hope that by waiving the usual rental fee of £3.80 per 24 hours, more would-be cyclists will be tempted to jump on a bike.

    Cycling UK’s Bike Week aims to promote cycling for everyone by highlighting the social, health and environmental benefits of cycling.

    Research shows that keeping physically active can reduce the risk of heart and circulatory disease by as much as 35% and risk of early death by as much as 30%.

    It is a message that Bike & Go director, David O’Leary, is also continuously trying to share with those who don’t cycle.

    He said: “Bike Week plays an important role in encouraging more people to get on a bike, and we’re delighted to support it by offering our own free bike hire.

    “Cycling is extremely good for both mental and physical wellbeing, beneficial to the environment, and a fun way to spend a day with family and friends.

    “We’re looking forward to seeing as many new subscribers as possible taking up our offer, so that more people can enjoy the benefits of cycling.”

    Bike & Go offers bike hire facilities from 21 participating train stations across the Merseyrail network, including Liverpool Central, Moorfields, Aigburth, New Brighton, Southport and Formby, in addition to a further 49 participating train stations across much of the North West, North East and Yorkshire, East and South East of England, and Scotland.

    In 2016 the scheme was praised by a UK division of the travel giant TripAdvisor when it was included in a list of the top seven bicycle hire companies drawn up by its subsidiary rental company Holiday Lettings.

    To hire a Bike & Go bike, users simply need to register their card details online, which they can do via smart phones, tablets, or at home, and pay the annual £10 subscription fee. They will then receive a user number via email which will allow immediate bike hire – usually charged at just £3.80 per 24 hours up to a maximum of 72 hours - while they wait for their Bike & Go membership card.
     

    Submit News to Us

    Contact us with your news. Mob/Txt on 0754 3955 841 ormskirk@qnews.co.uk



  2. Contact us with your news. Mob/Txt on 0754 3955 841 ormskirk@qnews.co.uk



    Your Comments:



Custom Search
You are in: UK / Ormskirk / North West
Find any Town in the UK, or Use UK map
Local Google MAP for Ormskirk

User Control Panel

Not a Member? Sign Up!

Login or Register



Supporting Local Business
Supporting Local Business
Be Seen - Advertise on Qlocal

The Best Of Local Business

Be Seen - Advertise on Qlocal


Jobs from Indeed



UK, Local Online News Community, Forums, Chats, For Sale, Classified, Offers, Vouchers, Events, Motors Sale, Property For Sale Rent, Jobs, Hotels, Taxi, Restaurants, Pubs, Clubs, Pictures, Sports, Charities, Lost Found
ormskirkormskirk News


Supporting Local Business
Hesfords DIY & Gardening, Moorgate, Lancashire, L39 4RU
Hesfords has been a family concern since it was founded in 1903 by Charles Martin on Market Row. Originally specialising in engineering the company moved to its current location in 1978.
WEBSITE     TEL: 01695 572727
Supporting Local Business
Long Lane, Aughton, Ormskirk, L39 5BZ
An independent evangelical church proclaiming God’s word throughout Ormskirk and Aughton
WEBSITE     TEL: 01695 579276

Supporting Local Business
6 Church Walks , Ormskirk, L39 3QS
Licensed coffee house, on two floors. Full breakfasts, lunches, light snacks, home made foods, take-aways and children\'s menu. All situated in a pleasent Town Centre location.
WEBSITE     TEL: 01695 578 801
Supporting Local Business
46 Shaws Road, Birkdale, Southport, PR8 4LP
Wedding and portrait studio. Modern creative imaging. Weddings. Portraits. Family. Legal. Come and view our galleries.
WEBSITE     TEL: 01704 560927


Stats: Qlocal over 500,000 page views a month (google analytics)
How We Use Cookies