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Archives for October 2015

TAKE ACTION: Politicians and cycling organisations reject Eurostar cycle restrictionsPublished: 3:33pm 26 October 2015

Eurostar has changed way its customers can travel with bikes; making it much more difficult, if not impossible for people to travel to Europe with their trusty steeds.  They’ll be demanding that people dismantle their bikes and p...

Our Campaigner Award Winners 2015!Published: 2:35pm 16 October 2015

On Saturday 17th October, at our AGM & Campaigners’ Conference we held our 2015 Campaigner Awards Ceremony to celebrate the awesome work of our local groups and activists.
The judging panel were hugely impressed by each nomination and...

Westminster Quietway - make sure it's quiet! Have your say!Published: 1:31pm 13 October 2015

 Conflict with pedestrians at the north end of Waterloo Bridge would be addressed by making the cycle track the same level and colour as the carriageway
Westminster City Council are currently consulting on some important improvements to cy...

Crackdown on 'frighteningly non-compliant' rogue lorry operatorsPublished: 9:00am 13 October 2015

Transport for London has announced a new London Freight Enforcement Partnership to tackle unsafe HGVs and take non-compliant and unsafe commercial vehicles, drivers and operators off London's streets. The news comes days after the Met Police's ann...

2015 Campaigner Awards Nominees announced!Published: 12:55pm 9 October 2015

Islington Cyclists Action Group Safari Ride 2015 (Best Local Group Ride or Event nominee)
The nomination deadline for our 2015 Campaigner Awards is now closed and we're pleased to announce the nominees in our four categories!
Best Ride Leader
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Darren Johnson AM to tour mini-Holland borough with Enfield Cycling CampaignPublished: 10:41am 6 October 2015

Darren Johnson AM will meet with Enfield Cycling Campaign and other local residents in Enfield on Tuesday 6th October to learn about the benefits the Cycle Enfield mini-Holland scheme will bring to the local area. The tour comes in the...

McDonalds appeal against safe superhighway dismissedPublished: 4:24pm 2 October 2015

Inspector concludes “allowing cars to cross the path of cyclists, when there is no need to do so, is not a good idea.”
Ealing Cycling Campaign has won a legal battle against fast food restaurant chain McDonalds over safety on the Ea...

Last few days to show support for safe cycling in EnfieldPublished: 3:12pm 2 October 2015

Enfield Council are asking people what they think of plans for the first mini-Holland scheme, which would create safe space for cycling from Palmers Green to Enfield Town. It’s really important that as many people as possible show they sup...