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Archives for May 2007

Meeting between Eastway riders and Olympic Delivery AuthorityPublished: 11:00pm 22 May 2007

An open meeting is due to take place between the Eastway Users' Group and the Olympic Delivery Authority, featuring a presentation on the Legacy Velopark plans from the ODA and a Q&A giving the riders an opportunity to give their views on the ...

Met Police win case against Critical MassPublished: 11:00pm 22 May 2007

The Met Police’s appeal against the ruling that London’s Critical Mass bike ride did not need permission under the Public Order Act  has been successful.  This does not ban the critical mass but potentially gives the police the power to make arres...

'Two Tings' towpaths campaign launchedPublished: 11:00pm 13 May 2007

Friday 4th May saw the launch of the British Waterways ‘Two Tings’ campaign, which aims to make towpaths safer for everyone.
The campaign promotes a ‘code of conduct’ for towpath users, encouraging cyclists to use a bell...

Look out – exploding bikesPublished: 11:00pm 3 May 2007

If you park near a "sensitive" public building, you may return to find your bike has been removed and taken to the local nick.Current police thinking on "exploding bikes" was apparently drawn up with the IRA in mind and now Jen...

HGVs in the pressPublished: 11:00pm 3 May 2007

A proposal by Ben Webster in The Times that “women cyclists ‘risk death’ by obeying traffic lights” is speculation based on an unpublished Transport for London report, says LCC.Urgent action is required by TfL to reduce the number of cyclists and ...