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Boris bike supplier files for bankruptcy protection

Boris bike supplier files for bankruptcy protection

Bixi of Canada - supplier to bike share schemes around the world - has "grim financial portrait," says Montreal's mayor.
Carlton Reid
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'Integrate Barclays Cycle Hire with Oyster cards'

'Integrate Barclays Cycle Hire with Oyster cards'

University students present TfL with potential improvements to boost Boris bike usage
Jonathon Harker
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London electric bike hire arrival to boost the e-bike market?

London electric bike hire arrival to boost the e-bike market?

With Transport for London behind electric bikes, could this be a tipping point for the market?
Jonathon Harker
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Boris bikes to go electric (with money from the £1bn cycling fund)

Boris bikes to go electric (with money from the £1bn cycling fund)

Elevated parts of London to get pedal-assist Boris bikes. PLUS: Barclays donates space on 2000 bikes to charity
Carlton Reid
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Boris bikes in Oz sans helmet & says lid laws kill share bike schemes

Boris bikes in Oz sans helmet & says lid laws kill share bike schemes

Mayor of London, in Melbourne for a book beano, rides helmetless and argues that Boris Bike users won't be forced to wear lids
Carlton Reid
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Boris defends RideLondon and Cycling on air

Boris defends RideLondon and Cycling on air

Taxi driver accuses Mayor of endorsing RideLondon to 'boost ego'
Mark Sutton
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London's Boris Bikes clock up 22 million hires

London's Boris Bikes clock up 22 million hires

Barclays Cycle Hire celebrates 3rd anniversary today
Jonathon Harker
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Boris Johnson: 'Cycle hire users won't be forced to wear helmets'

Boris Johnson: 'Cycle hire users won't be forced to wear helmets'

Mayor of London says there are "other things to be done to make cycling safer", in radio phone in debate
Mark Sutton
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Work gets underway on London cycle hire expansion

Work gets underway on London cycle hire expansion

Extra 2,000 bikes will be included in expansion which will, TfL hopes, encourage a wider demographic of Londoners to use them
Jonathon Harker
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London Cycle Hire costs double today

London Cycle Hire costs double today

Yearly membership for Boris Bikes was £45, is now £90. 24 hour access to Boris Bikes will now cost £2, rather than £1
Jonathon Harker
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Go Dutch, London Assembly tells Boris

Go Dutch, London Assembly tells Boris

Take roadspace away from cars and give it to cyclists a cross-party report from the London Assembly tells the Mayor of London
Carlton Reid
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Comment: Will Boris Bikes price hike benefit cycle retail in London?

Comment: Will Boris Bikes price hike benefit cycle retail in London?

Such a dramatic increase to the cost of cycle hire in the city will surely be the tipping point for many in search of cheaper travel?
Mark Sutton
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TfL to double the cost of hiring Boris Bikes

TfL to double the cost of hiring Boris Bikes

"£90 for annual Boris Bike subscription? I only want to hire a bike, Boris, not buy one," tweets Evening Standard journo
Carlton Reid
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London IBDs team up with Barclays Cycle Hire

London IBDs team up with Barclays Cycle Hire

Boris Bike users given a reason to ride into stores with cunning promotions
Jonathon Harker
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London's Barclays Cycle Hire heads southwest

London's Barclays Cycle Hire heads southwest

2,000 new bikes and 5,000 new docking points to be installed
Jonathon Harker
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Barclays Bikes app goes free to celebrate anniversary

Barclays Bikes app goes free to celebrate anniversary

App, downloaded over 100,000 times, goes free to celebrate Boris Bikes hitting second birthday
Jonathon Harker
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Barclays London Cycle Hire is two years old

Barclays London Cycle Hire is two years old

The capital's bike hire scheme celebrates during the Olympics
Jonathon Harker
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COMMENT: Big cities have got the bike hire bug

COMMENT: Big cities have got the bike hire bug

The cycle hire scheme movement is rolling out to ever more cities (and train stations)...
Jonathon Harker
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London's Boris Bike scheme hits 11 million hires

London's Boris Bike scheme hits 11 million hires

Barclays-sponsored hire programme hits milestone just shy of its second birthday
Jonathon Harker
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Boris Bike staff to go on strike over the Olympics?

Boris Bike staff to go on strike over the Olympics?

Staff being balloted by RMT Union over pay and conditions during London 2012
Jonathon Harker
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