With lack of fanfare and arguably hidden beneath their controversial plans to extend London's Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) almost to the M25 this summer, the next assault on the pocket of motorists from the London Assembly looks likely to be road charging and they quietly sneaked in their plans for this a few weeks … Continue reading Warning – Pay Per Mile is Coming
Beware the Expanded London ULEZ
Anyone who regularly rides or drives into London, or is thinking of doing so, should be aware that the Mayor and Transport for London have just made getting around the capital a little more difficult and potentially more expensive too. When does it change?While those of us who regularly ride powered-two-wheelers are fully versed in … Continue reading Beware the Expanded London ULEZ
Covid-19 – riding your scooter or motorcycle
Can anyone recall any official government statement that specifically restricted the riding of motorcycles or scooters during the current coronavirus outbreak? Me neither. Interesting then that some powered-two-wheeler titles are writing stories about ‘riding restrictions’ being lifted. Unfortunately, though, scooterists and motorcyclists seem to be sharing these stories, adding plenty of positive comments along the … Continue reading Covid-19 – riding your scooter or motorcycle
ULEZ and an apathetic industry?
Yesterday, Monday 8 April 2019, will likely go down in history as the end of motorcycling in Great Britain as we know it. Yesterday, Transport for London introduced their ULEZ - Ultra Low Emission Zone. Today it is the capital, who knows where it will go tomorrow...This is not a sudden thing, ULEZ has been … Continue reading ULEZ and an apathetic industry?