Despite the rise of dockless, London's docked bike-share bikes have best ever January

Santander Cycles celebrates highest ever January rentals
By Carlton Reid,

"A huge thank you to every rider for playing their part in Santander Cycles best ever January," said a statement from London's docked bike-share service. 

The month saw an "incredible" 645,869 hires, said the bike-share service. 

Late last year saw the introduction of the new "Sadiq Cycles" version of the bike, made by Pashley's of Stratford upon Avon.