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Dumped Beryl bikes 'extremely rare' as new figures show success of scheme

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New figures show just how popular the take-up of e-scooters and bikes has been within the city.

Since the Beryl bike hire scheme was launched in Norwich in 2020, more than 245,000 journeys have been completed covering 845,000 kilometres by bike, e-bike and e-scooter.

Despite a Beryl bike being recently dumped on the side of Marriott's Way near Wensum Park, such incidents are "extremely rare", the company says.

A discarded Beryl bike on Marriott's Way near Wensum Park - Credit: Ben Hardy

Statistics from Beryl show 94pc of journeys have ended in a designated bay since the scheme's inception.

Chris Andrews, the........

© Norwich Evening News

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