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Archives for February 2017

Local Group News: March 2017Published: 1:14pm 20 February 2017

 
London Cycling Campaign has a network of over 30 Local Groups across London, one per borough.
Find out what they've been up to in their latest Newsletters.
If you're an LCC member, you'll receive your borough Newsletter in...

Will Norman starts as first full time Walking and Cycling CommissionerPublished: 6:35pm 15 February 2017

In the week following the tragic deaths of three cyclists in London, Will Norman, the new Walking and Cycling Commissioner has begun his job. Norman has announced a new "Healthy Streets for London" document, a "blueprint to help Londoners get mo...

Women's Tour comes to LondonPublished: 1:14pm 15 February 2017

Sadiq Khan, Val Shawcross and Olympian Katie Archibald were at Tower Bridge this morning to announce London will host the Women's Tour for the first time. 
It was announced today that the Women’s Tour will be coming to Lond...

5 reasons to love Mini-HollandsPublished: 3:01pm 9 February 2017

It’s not long now until the new Walking and Cycling Commissioner finally steps into post. When he starts, we want to make sure he shares our love for Mini-Hollands (or “Liveable Neighbourhoods” as the Mayor appears to be rebran...

Update: Another tragedy. Cycling and walking schemes only way forward says LCC, following series of fatalitiesPublished: 1:28pm 8 February 2017

Just two days after the blog below was written we learned, with great sadness, of yet another cycling fatality on London's roads in the same week. In this case the death took place on the North Woolwich Road and involved a lorry. This brings the...

Safer Cycling for Families Data ProjectPublished: 11:09am 2 February 2017

Joyride and the London Cycling Campaign have partnered on a project to trial new data collection technology. We will use the trial to collect information about how families commute around Central London to help us lobby for better cycling infrastr...

LCC members help build a street-by-street air pollution map of LondonPublished: 11:42am 1 February 2017

In August we invited LCC members to register for free CleanSpace tags to help map London’s polluted air and find how good or bad the air quality is on their journeys. 
The team at CleanSpace would like to thank all the LCC members wh...