3:30 PM March 4, 2022
Get on your bikes and trip to a cost-free stability marking occasion in Potters Bar tomorrow (Saturday).
Officers from the Potters Bar and Shenley Safer Neighbourhood Staff will be at the Furzefield Leisure Centre on Mutton Lane concerning 2pm and 4pm.
Bike marking helps to make them a lot less appealing to thieves, as they are more difficult to promote on. It also suggests they can be reunited with their rightful proprietors a lot more conveniently really should they at any time be shed or stolen.
Personal computer Sophie Stalley stated: “Bike marking only normally takes a few of seconds and it can help prevent intruders from stealing your bike. If you’ve received a spare second, do arrive and be part of us to get your cycle marked. There is no charge and it will give you peace of head that yours is a lot more protected.
“We would like to just take this prospect to remind you of our major guidelines for bike stability.
“We recommend working with a chain and D-lock mixture and keep away from cable locks as these are easy to cut. Lock your bike the place you can see it – preferably in a chaotic region or underneath CCTV.
“Finally, it is worthy of registering your bike on www.bikeregister.com. This is a no cost on-line assets databases which we use to verify stolen assets. That way, if your bicycle is stolen, you have far more probability of it getting returned to you.”