Transport for London (TfL) has launched a new rental e-scooter trial in partnership with London Councils and three e-scooter operators.
New training modules are available to help support safety for users of e-scooters and e-bikes.
London’s rental e-scooter trial will begin on June 7 in a core group of boroughs, Canary Wharf and the City of London, with more areas expected to join as the trial progresses.
The Government has extended the end date of e-scooter trials until March 31, 2022, meaning it could be mid-2023 before any legislation permitting their use is introduced.
Tier has welcomed the Irish Government’s move to prioritise the legalisation of e-scooters in its summer session legislative programme.
Following the successful launch of the West of England e-scooter trial, the trial area for the ‘hop-on hop-off’ e-scooters has expanded.
E-scooters, a demand responsive bus service and a car club will be trialled at the University of Warwick to change travel behaviour.
Tier is offering private e-scooter owners in the UK the chance to trade in their vehicles in exchange for up to £150 ride credit with the company.
Tier has launched a UK & Ireland Safety Board to raise the bar for safety standards across the entire e-scooter sector.
Newcastle City Council will launch its e-scooter trial early next year in partnership with Neuron Mobility.
An alliance of active travel, public transport and shared mobility groups are calling for the rapid reduction of private car use to help tackle air pollution.
Ford's e-scooter company Spin is working with multiple UK universities with £100,000 in funding to research safety, rider behaviour and transport integration.
The AA’s DriveTech and e-scooter operator Tier have launched an e-scooter theory test to educate people around e-scooter safety and responsible use.
Getting as many people to experience e-bikes as possible will be the key to help mass adoption in the UK, according to a recent Smart Transport’s industry webinar.
Transport for London (TfL) and London Councils have launched a competition to select up to three operators for a 12-month trial of rental e-scooters.
Buckingham Council has launched its 12 month e-scooter rental trial that will see microbility offered to those in High Wycombe and Aylesbury.
MPs on the Transport Committee are calling for the Government to legalise e-scooters to help reduce congestion.
City of York Council has announced a 12-month e-scooter trial with Tier.
ADEPT has published a new report that urges the UK to embrace the benefits of e-scooters.
E-scooter company Tier is looking to partner with High Street locations across the UK to create a network of charging stations.