Re: E-scooters from Saturday


Carol Weaver
 

Pardon me but do we need all this lot. I’m not sure even which bit it referred to!

Sorry Martin

C

On Wed, 1 Jul 2020 at 10:04, Bennett Family via groups.io <martin.bennett47=me.com@groups.io> wrote:
Sounds a bit like the “Luxury Folding Reclining Chairs” that I ordered!
> On 1 Jul 2020, at 09:50, timsinc Sinclair <timsinc@...> wrote:
>
> I ordered one a couple of years back from a Singapore start-up
> company. If I was looking to buy I'd go for similar specs. It had
> suspension and broad fat tyres - good for coping with potholes etc.
>
> My thinking at the time was although I couldn't use it in UK, it'd be
> good for Europe where I "used" to spend a lot of time. It meant I
> didn't need a bike rack on back of my wee camper - folds up small so
> storing inside no problem.
>
> Anyway it hasn't arrived - yet!
>
> Camper Tim
>
>
>> On 30/06/2020, Carol Weaver <corconx@...> wrote:
>> I’ve been looking at them and like bikes it’s a minefield.
>>
>> C
>>
>> On Tue, 30 Jun 2020 at 19:48, Neill King &#92;(MH-List&#92;) <
>> yahoo@...> wrote:
>>
>>> Only temporarily, gov need time to regulate private scooters!
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> *From:* motorhome-list@groups.io [mailto:motorhome-list@groups.io] *On
>>> Behalf Of *Carol Weaver
>>> *Sent:* 30 June 2020 19:45
>>> *To:* motorhome-list@groups.io
>>> *Subject:* Re: [motorhome-list] E-scooters from Saturday
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Appalling that you have to rent!!
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> C
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Tue, 30 Jun 2020 at 19:41, Neill King &#92;(MH-List&#92;) <
>>> yahoo@...> wrote:
>>>
>>> *BBC News website:*
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> *Rental e-scooters will become legal on roads in Great Britain from
>>> Saturday, in a bid to ease pressure on public transport amid the
>>> coronavirus crisis.*
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> The Department for Transport (DfT) said the first rentable e-scooters
>>> could be available next week, as it published *guidance for
>>> e-scooter-for-hire firms*
>>> <https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/e-scooter-trials-guidance-for-local-areas-and-rental-operators/e-scooter-trials-guidance-for-local-areas-and-rental-operators#eligibility-and-dft-trial-requirements>
>>> .
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> The vehicles are banned on pavements, will be limited to 15.5mph and it
>>> is
>>> recommended that riders wear helmets.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Privately owned e-scooters remain illegal on roads.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Under the new rules set out by the DfT, local authorities and devolved
>>> administrations in England, Scotland and Wales can allow or run e-scooter
>>> sharing schemes in their areas as part of 12-month trials.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Riders will need a full or provisional car, motorcycle or moped licence
>>> to
>>> use the vehicles, and they must be aged 16 or over.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Won’t suit all of course but signs that the new world after lockdown will
>>> be different and bold decisions may well be taken.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Best regards
>>>
>>> Neill   (Neill is *deaf *and doesn’t use the phone)
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