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FSC Blencathra Centre Twizy Hire

Our two Twizy’s ‘Pip’ and ‘Methera’ are amazing to drive – what a fun experience and great ambassadors for sustainability with the batteries charged by our hydro-electricity.

HALF DAY (4 hours)- £30

FULL DAY (8 hours) - £45

FREE to charge so no fuel costs and insurance is included


TO HIRE A TWIZY (at least 24 hours in advance)

Please contact enquiries.bl@field-studies-council.org OR 017687 79601 to book your Twizy (Pip or Methera)

Once you have booked your Twizy:

Visit the DVLA website www.gov.uk/view-driving-licence

  • Enter your Driving Licence Number, National Insurance Number and Post Code on the licence
  • You will now be able to view your driving licence information.  Select the “Share your licence information” tab highlighted in red on the screen
  • Click on the “Create a code” button
  • You will now be shown a check code which is case sensitive.  The check code is valid for 72 hours and can only be used once. Pass this code onto FSC Blencathra (enquiries.bl@field-studies-council.org) and a copy of both sides of your photo licence card. 


In order to sign up, you will need to input the following within a month of hiring the Twizy:

  • Name
  • Home Address
  • Driving Licence Number
  • Any medical info


Please follow the link to book your Twizy:


  • Fill in all of the requested fields, including:

Password = surname1 (your surname) 

Pin = 1234

Payment Information – select ‘on invoice’ (don’t worry, you will not receive an invoice)

Use existing smart card –select 'Yes' they will not receive a smart card (this is for full members)

Promotions – leave this blank

Referrals & Promotions – select 'Other'

Details for insurance – this needs to be completed

Click ‘I agree’ to the Co-wheels terms and conditions (in a scroll down box) and confirm the details you’ve entered. Done! Print the summary and return it to FSC Blencathra