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Cycling for Key Workers

In the current crisis, many Key workers are turning to cycling to help them get to work. We will try to collate any useful information for key workers on this page.

If you are a key worker and your bike needs fixing to help you get to work please fill in the form below and we will try and help.

Key Worker Mobile Dr Bike Form

We are also doing drop in Dr Bike sessions, the next one is:

Tuesday 2nd June, 11:30am- 2:30pm at Surbiton Health Centre, KT6 6EZ

If you are interested in holding a Dr Bike session for your workplace, please contact the Cycling Team


Here are some other organisations providing services for Key Workers:

Peddle my Wheels - Try before you Bike

Offer a scheme for key workers where you can hire a bike to see if you like cycling. If cycling is not for you cancel and they will collect with nothing further to pay OR continue until you own the bike.

Brompton bike hire

There is a Brompton dock at Surbiton Station and Brompton are lending its fleet of bikes free to NHS workers. Use the code Wheels4NHS with your NHS email address.

Sustrans - Cycles for Key workers

Sustrans have created an interactive map to help key workers find bike shops that are still open and lots of other offers

London Cycling Campiagn - Free Membership

LCC is offering free membership for NHS staff in London until the end of June.

This includes free liability insurance, legal advice and cycling discounts. ​

British Cycling - Free membership for all NHS staff for 3 months

Free commute membership that includes £15m third party liability insurance, legal support and a range of retail discounts.

Tour De Thanks

Twitter account connecting people that need a bike with people that want to lend or donate a bicycle to NHS & essential workers during the COVID 19 crisis.