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Archives for April 2008

Leading London Assembly Candidate responses to the LCC cycling manifestoPublished: 11:00pm 27 Apr 2008

Several local LCC groups, and LCC centrally, invited leading London Assembly candidates to respond tothe LCC Cycling Manifesto and additional questions on cycling. You can read the letter (which local groups had the opportunity to adapt) plus resp...

Which mayoral candidate is most cycle-friendly?Published: 11:00pm 22 Apr 2008

LCC has been lobbying Mayoral and Assembly candidates to make strong commitments to cycling in London. Our candidate comparison of major contenders shows key differences of vision between them on issues of cycling, transport and making London a mo...

Mayoral candidates respond to LCC's cycling manifesto: Christian People's Alliance and Christian PartyPublished: 11:00pm 13 Apr 2008

Following on from our mayoral elections piece in the current issue of our members’ magazine London Cyclist, which features responses to LCC’s cycling manifesto from Ken Livingstone, Boris Johnson, Sian Berry and Brian Paddick, LCC has invited all ...

Mayoral candidates respond to LCC's cycling manifesto: Lindsey German, Left ListPublished: 11:00pm 12 Apr 2008

Following on from our mayoral elections piece in the current issue of our members’ magazine London Cyclist, which features responses to LCC’s cycling manifesto from Ken Livingstone, Boris Johnson, Sian Berry and Brian Paddick, LCC has invited all ...

Nine new Southwark Healthy Rides for everyonePublished: 11:00pm 06 Apr 2008

LCC local group Southwark Cyclists have put together a new 2008 series of nine free easy Southwark Healthy Rides. They're designed for anyone who wants to use their bike more - but would like better cycling skills, experience and advice. Starting ...

Community Cycling Fund for London - second round open nowPublished: 11:54am 04 Apr 2008

The Community Cycling Fund for London grants scheme, run by London Cycling Campaign with funding from Transport for London, is now accepting applications for grants of up to £5000 for groups to set up or develop cycling projects within their commu...

Campaign victory: Bikes on EurostarPublished: 11:00pm 03 Apr 2008

Following an LCC campaign, Eurostar will be opening its train doors to bikes. From April 7th cyclists will be able to reserve a place for their bike on the same train that they are travelling on.The introduction of the ‘Bikes on board’ booking sch...

Second year of additional community fundingPublished: 11:00pm 01 Apr 2008

Since 2008, LCC has been channelling funding from the Active Travel Consortium (ATC) into community cycling projects.These fund allocations act as match funding with the established Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFfL) helping to bring more a...