Category Archives: Tips and Advice

No DLA? No Problem – Quingo Offers Flexible Scooter Hire Services

Quingo Scooters understands that some users depend on Disability Living Allowance (DLA), to finance their mobility scooters. But the government is moving from DLA to a new system and this could deprive up to 700 people per week of their Motability vehicles. If you’re one of these people, don’t worry, as Quingo Scooters provides a range of flexible scooter hire services for you to take advantage of.

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DLA is being replaced with Personal Independence Payment (PIP). This comes with an allowance for enhanced mobility.

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How Can I Look After My Mobility Scooter in Winter?

Having a Quingo Mobility Scooter can give you so much freedom over the chilly winter months, especially in the run up to Christmas!

However, you may be thinking about how you can look after your mobility scooter in winter and if it’s any different from usual. Yes, it is! In this post we’ve put together some top tips to ensure your mobility scooter runs smoothly this winter.

Maintaining your mobility scooter in winter can be done in a few simple steps.

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Where Are The Best Accessible Restaurants In Manchester?

Whether you’re wanting a weekend treat, celebrating something special, or simply want an easier option for dinner – Quingo Scooters know how important it is to find somewhere to eat that is completely accessible where you can feel entirely at ease.

Previously on the blog we’ve been to London to check out the best accessible restaurants there, and today we’re heading north to discover some accessible Manchester eateries.

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El Gato Negro – 52 King Street

If you’re a fan of Spanish tapas – this is definitely worth checking out.

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How Do I Find an Accessible Holiday?

Quingo Scooters understand that when thinking about your next holiday or weekend away, there are certain things to consider for you and your mobility scooter. You want somewhere that can cater for your needs, be accessible and most importantly be comfortable for a relaxing time away.

So how do you find a holiday or short break that you know has everything you’ll need? In this post we’ll be sharing some of the best sites out there that can guarantee to find you exactly what you have in mind, or that can give you some holiday inspiration.

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Quingo’s Top Tips for Driving Your Mobility Scooter

Sometimes it’s great to go back to basics to make sure that you’re having the best possible experience on your mobility scooter. Quingo Scooters are always encouraging users to be safe and comfortable when driving their mobility scooters, so we’ve put together some top tips to prepare you for your best journey yet!

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  • Before driving your mobility scooter, it’s important to get as comfortable as possible. Remember to always place your feet on the footplates.
  • Now you can switch on your mobility scooter.
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