We help out a charity bike ride up the Lea Valley for Burundi street kidsMr Jones, our wonderful mechanic, services a customer's Long BakfietsOur Easter Bunny ride with Family Cycling Hackney raised over £80 for charity Wheels for WellbeingHiba from 6Spice tries out our Short Bakfiets in jazzy redMore family fun with Family Cycling Hackney!

Monday 23 March Covid19 update

Along with everyone else we are rapidly changing what we do and how we do it.

Some of our staff must now self-isolate for 12 weeks due to underlying health conditions. So they are not involved in any face-to-face work any more and are staying at home.

We are all following the vitally important guidelines regarding socially distancing (2m away from people) and strict hand hygeine, and we expect our customers to adhere to this too.

Some specific things to note:

January SPECIAL OFFER and OPENING hours

Tern Cargo Node folding cargobike for sale

We're continuing our special offer on purchases throughout January!

  • £100 off the listed price if you purchase a cargobike from our stock during January 2020
  • £50 off if you place an order for a new cargobike during January 2020

We're having a little hiatus at the moment (closed) until Saturday 25 January 10am - 3pm. But we'll be checking emails and voicemails on / by Friday 24 January, so please contact us if you'd like to arrange an appointment for Saturday 25 January. We still have one or two slots left, so hurry!

December 2019 and January 2020 opening hours

London Santa cycling on a cargobike

DECEMBER AND JANUARY dates we're open: 

The condensed news is that we're open every Saturday over the Xmas and New Year holiday (note our £100 off special offer!), then open as normal from 2nd January.

We then take a little time off after Sat 11 Jan; we're back on Sat 25 Jan; then open as normal from Sat 1 Feb 2020.

More detail below!!

 

NEW project in Waltham Forest: Baby Biking!

A mum is helped to put her toddler in a child bike seat
A group of parents learn more about carrying their kids by bike
A mum learns more about trail-a-bikes and balance bikes
A group learns more about children's trailers
A Mum learns more about front child seats for bikes

CarryMe Bikes has gained funding from the London Borough of Waltham Forest to a new project: Baby Biking!

We will be running four events in Leytonstone during June, July, August and September 2019. Each event has two sections - and you can attend either one or both.

The first part is a Masterclass in carrying your kids by bike - a training and information session on the various options so that you can find out more, have a look at the kit, and see how it might fit your bike.

Remember, we're with the Green Commute Initiative!

Green Commute Initiative logo

Would you like to save up to 42% of the cost of a cargobike? Is the one you want going to cost over £1,000? No problem!

If your employer teams up with the Green Commute Initiative salary sacrifice scheme there is no upper limit to the price of the bike, so you can save on the cost of electric assist too!

And they don't have to sign up to a long partnership with lots of HR paperwork: Green Commute Initiative is happy to do a one-off with one employee at a workplace.

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