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Beer Bikes to be banned in Amsterdam (ABC/Reuters)

Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 12:27 pm
by Thoglette
Amsterdam's beer bikes banned over congestion, 'disorderly behaviour'
ABC/Reuters wrote:Amsterdam has banned "beer bikes" following years of complaints from local residents, after a court agreed the 12-seat rolling bars block traffic and disrupt public order, with riders shouting and urinating in public.
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PHOTO: The beer bike has been popular with visitors, but less so with residents. (Reuters/United Photos: Robin van Lonkhuijsen: )

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Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 12:50 pm
by Thoglette

Re: Beer Bikes to be banned in Amsterdam (ABC/Reuters)

Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 2:32 pm
by Mububban
Yeah, I imagine that would get rather obnoxious very quickly if you lived there

Re: Beer Bikes to be banned in Amsterdam (ABC/Reuters)

Posted: Fri Nov 03, 2017 8:33 pm
by fishwop
Why are they called beer bikes? They appear to have too many wheels.