What is a car club?
Car clubs offer members the use of a car without the cost and
hassle of ownership. Membership is open to individuals and to
Cars can be booked online or by phone, for as little as an hour at
Car clubs can reduce the demand for parking in historic town
centres, and save money for drivers who do a low annual
What's happening in Shropshire?
The development of a car club in Shropshire has external funding
from the government's Local Sustainable Transport Fund. Shropshire
Council is working with groups of interested people across the
county to set up a new social enterprise which will be responsible
for the car club. The first vehicles will be available in Ludlow
and Shrewsbury and there are plans for the scheme to expand to
other towns if there is enough demand.
Day to day management of the car club will be provided by Co-Wheels who have experience of
running successful car clubs in other areas.
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