VOLT Bikes partners with Zero Emissions Network in LondonWith carbon emissions at a record high, we’re always looking to spread the word on e-bikes as an environmentally friendly solution. We’re happy to partner with Zero Emissions Network, a free-to-join network that helps individuals and businesses in London’s City Fringe area improve its air quality. Continue reading -> “VOLT™ Partners With Zero Emissions Network”

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In 10 years the number of Londoners cycling to work has doubled.

“Nationwide the number of commuters getting to work by bike has grown by nearly 100,000, increasing by 14 per cent to 741,000.” According to an article in The Evening Standard by Sebastian Mann’s London is ahead of the rest of the country because cycling in the capital is such a “no brainer”. 

Continue reading -> “Number of Cyclists on the Rise in 2017”

 

Keep that New Year’s Resolution With The Help of a VOLT E-bike

This January most of us will resolve to eat, live and exercise better. It is no coincidence that each New Year every bookshop and social network feed is stuffed with fitness and well-being publications! But while many of us commit to a new healthy regime, just as many of us will struggle to carry that momentum through to February. At VOLT™ however, we think we’ve found a way that will keep you active and motivated all through 2017. “How’s that?” you say… by having fun! 

Continue reading -> “Want to Keep Active in 2017?”

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It’s an age old issue and is something that has probably been causing tension since the invention of… well, since the invention of the wheel! Just take a turn round any corner in London and you’re likely to find a pedestrian, cyclist and/or driver arguing with each other over who has right of way. Continue reading -> “A Battle of Wheels”

RMT strike

Another week in London and another big disruption for the city’s commuters. It seems there isn’t a week that goes by without some kind of delay on the London commuter networks. It appears public transport struggles when it’s too hot, too cold or too wet! And if the weather isn’t a problem something else is bound to be.
Continue reading -> “How to Avoid Commuter Misery”

London Tube Strikes commuters stuck at station

Tube strike chaos… but not for ebike cyclists.

Over the last 48 hours, London has been hit by rush-hour hell as Tube workers went on strike over proposed job cuts. The planned walkout by the RMT and TSSA unions has affected not only commuters, but has also caused an estimated £200 million losses in revenue for the UK economy. It’s estimated that about 1 million people commute into London each day, and although some lines were still running, this has without doubt caused London and the country a big headache!
Continue reading -> “Cyclists Win as London Comes to Stand Still”