Jump in Londoners not renewing bike membership

  • The number of cycle hires in September this year has decreased by 32% year-on-year
  • In January 2013 cycle hire scheme access fees increased from £1 to £2 per day, £5 to £10 a week and £45 to £95 a year
  • A TfL report based shows there has been ‘an increase in those saying that they will not renew their membership when it runs out; up to 20 per cent from eight per cent in June 2012’

Source: TfL/london.gov.uk

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Use of 'Boris Bikes' plummets

The Green Party claims the number 'Boris Bikes' hired in September dropped by 32% compared to the same month last year.