Cargo bikes: delivering for businesses and communities in Scotland

26oct9:30 am1:00 pmVirtual EventCargo bikes: delivering for businesses and communities in ScotlandAn online event about cargo bikes delivered by Energy Saving Trust and Sustrans. OrganiserEnergy Saving Trust and Sustrans9:30 am - 1:00 pm(GMT+00:00) Event TypeWebinar & TalksThemeTransport & Infrastructure

Event Details

Energy Saving Trust and Sustrans are co-delivering a free virtual event about cargo bikes. The event will highlight and explore the scenarios and opportunities for cargo bikes to deliver a healthier, fairer and more prosperous Scotland.

The morning will cover a range of topics to introduce cargo bikes, including their uses, inclusivity and benefits, funding and support available. You will be taken on a journey around inspiring projects in Scotland that showcase a wide range of cargo bike uses across sectors, industries, and demographics.

The agenda will include:

  • Patrick Harvie MSP, Minister for Zero Carbon Buildings, Active Travel and Tenants’ Rights
  • Energy Saving Trust on cargo bike funding and learnings
  • Sustrans on cargo bikes for businesses, the cargo bike project and cargo bike loans
  • A live Q&A session with cargo bike users who will share their individual and family experiences
  • Cycling UK on cargo bikes for individuals and communities
  • Wheels for Wellbeing on cargo bikes, inclusivity and cycling for disabled people

A finalised agenda and supporting event information will be published shortly.

Whow should attened?

Do you want to know more about cargo bikes and whether they could work for your project, organisation or community? Do you care about transport for all and want to find out how cargo bikes fit into inclusive cycling? Maybe you want to explore whether a cargo bike could fit into your life or replace a car.

Whether you represent a small or large business, third or public sector organisation or simply yourself, this event is for anyone who wants to learn about cargo bikes in Scotland!

Whether you’re interested in saving money, the environment, inclusivity or health and wellbeing, this event can help you explore whether cargo bikes can deliver on those goals.

We look forward to welcoming you on the day.



(Wednesday) 9:30 am - 1:00 pm(GMT+00:00)