City of London launches cargo bike deliveries in bid to curb air pollution

BusinessGreen staff
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Following successful trial over Christmas, bicycle deliveries will be rolled out to businesses across the Square Mile

The City of London is rolling out a pedal-powered approach to the air pollution crisis, last week announcing plans for a new cargo bike delivery scheme for businesses across the Square Mile. The delivery...

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