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Caledonian Sleeper to reverse e-bike ban

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Alex Bowden

Alex has been editor of ebiketips since 2021. He previously contributed news, reviews and more to and has also had a parallel (largely lapsed) career writing about cricket for various publications.


1 year 3 months ago

"E-bikes are generally subject to better manufacturing standards"
Where manufactured by proper bike firms, perhaps.
Quite a lot of e-bikes appear to be DIY jobs though... "LFB investigations show many of the fires involved e-bike conversion kits, to convert a standard push bike into an electric bike, rather than purpose-built ones.".

2 years 2 months ago

Still ok to take a firearm aboard according to their FAQs!

2 years 2 months ago

It always amazes me that train companies appear be the only people who provide a 3 pin socket that's not up to UK specs. How do they get away with it?

2 years 2 months ago

Quite a few e-bikes will be over that 25kg limit if they implement it. Although strict enforcement is probably unlikely.