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

"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.

In other news...

School Streets air quality monitoring project launched

City Hall has launched an air quality monitoring project to give the “most accurate indication …