What is it?
Would you like to cycle more but don't have a bike? If you live or work in Northumberland and you are over 18, you can borrow one of our quality bikes for a month for a fee of £25*
*10 day loan from Watbike, Ashington
Why do it?
Our cycle loan scheme is the perfect way to get you back on a bike and enjoying Northumberland, without having to buy your own.
Your bike will be fully serviced and suitable for your height and we also include a bike lock, lights and other accessories. To help get you started, you will receive a safety and skills induction and cycle route information.
At the end of the month, we will offer a number of options including a discount if you wish to purchase the bike which you can pay back over spread payments. Alternatively, you can purchase a refurbished bike through our partner agency Watbike.
Who is it for?
Anyone over 18 years old who lives or works in Northumberland can take part in the cycle loan scheme.
If you live or work in Northumberland, through our parners 'Go Smarter Northumberland,' you can also access:
- Free cycle skills and confidence training
- Dr Bike cycle service
To find out more about the Go Smarter program please go to their website here.