Juan from Cambridgeshire
Juan and his parents collected our Cambridgeshire Thorn Kiddyback tandem in June 2023. They are its first Borrowers. See a video of them in action on our Facebook group.
Simon from Oxford
Simon and his Grandad Steve collected our Berkshire based Huka Copilot tandem at the end of June 2023. Dani, Simon's Mum, wrote in August, "Please find attached some photos of my husband, James, and our son, Simon, having a fabulous time on their Charlotte’s Tandem in Bournemouth this summer. Having this tandem has given the boys so much more freedom and our thrill-seeking son cannot wait for his bike rides with Daddy! Thank you so much for allowing us access to this incredible bike."
Alfie from Northern Ireland
Alfie and his Mum, Sarah, collected our Northern Ireland based Weehoo tag-along in late June 2023. See a video of them in action on our Facebook group, filmed by his little sister.
YiYi from Churchdown
YiYi and his Dad, Al, collected our Gloucestershire based black Thorn Kiddyback tandem in late June 2023. Watch them riding slowly, but surely, on a video on our Facebook group.
Andy from North Ayrshire
Andy's friend, Robert, collected our Glasgow based Viking Pennine Trail tandem in late June 2023. Here they are on their first ride in mid-July.
Heather from Barnsley
Heather and her husband, Paul, collected our Sheffield based Orbit tandem in late June 2023. Paul told our Facebook group in late August. "Heather and I recently picked up this beauty from Emily in Sheffield. We will hopefully venture out one night this week! Looking forward to starting out 'Tandem Journey'"
Eliza from Northamptonshire
Eliza and her parents, Neil and Sharon, collected our Warwickshire based Circe Helios tandem in late June 2023. Sharon said in mid-September, "Find attached a photo of my daughter Eliza on the bike with her brother. Just adding I have two totally blind children, twins Scarlett and Eliza, we have one tandem (which isn't terribly good) so borrowing one from Charlotte's Tandems has helped us out considerably and has meant we can all go out cycling as a family. We have mainly cycled along Brampton Valley Way in Northamptonshire as it's an easier path to cycle along and safe."
Bert from Chester-le-Street
Bert and his neighbour collected our Newcastle-upon-Tyne based Dawes Twin Street tandem in late-June 2023. They are its first Borrower. In mid-September he wrote, "Hi... at last, an outing! That's me as the stoker, of course, with a friend John as the pilot. Things were going brilliantly and it felt great to be cycling up a hill... even the rain held off."
Jack from Linton
Jack and his Mum, Catherine, collected our Cambridgeshire based Thorn Kiddyback tandem in mid-June 2023. His Dad, Luis, told our Facebook group soon after, "Jack really enjoyed his first ride. He needed something cold at the end, though! Thank you to Charlotte's Tandems."
Reuben from Swindon
Reuben and his Mum, Verity, collected our Oxford based Thorn Kiddyback tandem in mid-June 2023. Here is is returning from Beavers.
Patricia from Swindon
Patricia and Steve collected our Gloucestershire based Thorn Adventure tandem in mid-June 2023. Their Grandson is going to take a photo of them riding the cycle tracks of Swindon.
Madison from Congleton
Madison's parents, Sonny and Lauren, collected one of our Midlands based Weehoo tag-alongs in mid-June 2023. Lauren wrote soon after, "Madison and her Daddy on the Weehoo, having a fab time! "
Emilia from Stonehouse
Emilia's Dad collected our Gloucestershire based Dawes Bobtail tag-along bike in early-June 2023. They've previously borrowed tandems from us twice. Her Mum, Carolina, told our Facebook group in mid-June, "Thank you Alex at Charlotte’s Tandems for our cool tag along."
Kelly from Chorlton
Kelly and her Mum, Shelley, collected our North Staffordshire based Viking Derwent tandem in early June 2023. Helper Hilary told our Facebook group, "They can’t wait to get started on it during their upcoming trip to Center Parcs."