E-Bikes & £1,000+ bicycles added to Cycle To Work scheme

Bicycles costing more than £1,000, including e-bikes, are now eligible for the Cycle to Work scheme. Previously, some third party Cycle to Work scheme providers were able to supply £1,000+ bicycles to client company employees but now all company schemes will be permitted to do so. The Department for Transport announced its' "refreshed rules" on Sunday, June 9th 2019 remove the £1,000 cap and make their guidance clearer. 

Read the full article here.


Become a cycling instructor

If you love cycling, you might consider becoming a cycling instructor. Whether you would like to make it a full-time job or you just want to pass on some skills at your local school or youth club, undertaking the National Standard Instructor training is the first step.

Kingston is the only London borough recognised as an instructor training organisation (ITO). Since 2007, we have trained more than 300 instructors for local authorities and independent providers.

You can read more about our training here, and learn more about being a Bikeability Instructor here

Get involved?

Cycling is a fantastic way to exercise, travel, and enjoy the great outdoors. Wind in the hair (under your helmet of course), sunglasses on, and a picnic in your bag. However, not everyone sees it this way.

Therefore, CycleKingston is appealing to you to share the good, the bad (and the ugly?!) We want to hear your cycling experiences, news and showcase success stories along the way too.

If you have material you think we should feature on the website, drop us an email on info@cyclekingston.net with the information and some images and we'll do our best to feature them.