Shopmobility at Middlesbrough Cycle Centre
Located in the Bus Station in the centre of town, Shopmobility at Middlesbrough Cycle Centre loans scooters, manual wheelchairs and walkers to people with mobility needs. This enables them to do their shopping independently or to use other town centre facilities within catchment area of the scheme.
How do I register with Shopmobility at Middlesbrough Cycle Centre?
Before you can hire a wheelchair or scooter for the first time, you will be asked to complete a registration form and show a document that confirms your identity, such as a driving license, pension book or utility bill – It must have your name and address on it.
You must also demonstrate to us that you can operate the scooter or wheelchair safely or alternatively undertake basic training. Once you are registered you may also wish to consider becoming a member.
Do I need to book?
Booking isn’t necessary but availability is not guaranteed and it is advisable to book in advance.
To book call: 01642 219620
How much does it cost?
The yearly membership is £10 per year and entitles you to reduced hire fees. Members can hire for £1.00 per hour whereas non members pay £1.50.
Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
Scooters/wheelchairs can be hired no later than 4pm Monday – Friday (returned by 5pm)
The closest parking is Captain Cook Square Car Park, which is a 5 minute walk away, A shuttle service is available on certain days but please ring to book on 01642 219620