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Archives for June 2016

Opposition to “bus stop bypass” outside St Thomas’ Hospital based on no evidence say LCC & Wheels for WellbeingPublished: 1:18pm 28 June 2016

 
Lambeth Cyclists, London Cycling Campaign and Wheels for Wellbeing call for St Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust to embrace health benefits of cycling, rather than opposing cycling schemes without evidence
Guy’...

Local Group News: June 2016Published: 9:41am 28 June 2016

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 your ...

Recognition for trustee Dr Rachel AldredPublished: 3:51pm 24 June 2016

Huge congratulations to London Cycling Campaign trustees Dr Rachel Aldred for winning the ESRC's (Economic & Social Research Council) Celebrating Impact Prize for "Outstanding Impact in Public Policy".
Dr Aldred is a University of Werstmins...

Four new consultations for KingstonPublished: 3:02pm 22 June 2016

Kingston-Upon-Thames, following Mayoral purdah, is moving forward with its mini-Holland - initiating public consultation on four schemes at once. Wheatfield Way and the Kingston Station area in the town centre are joined by the Fountain roundabo...

Give a Beep campaign in full swing!Published: 3:25pm 14 June 2016

Last week, Hövding, with LCC's backing launched the 'Give a Beep' campaign to help make London a cycle-friendly city. A brand new initiative; using 'Flic' buttons as a modern cycle bell, cyclists in London are now able to press this when th...

New Mayor promises ‘direct vision’ lorry standard backed by a delivery plan Published: 4:53pm 1 June 2016

New Mayor promises ‘direct vision’ lorry standard backed by a delivery plan 
In his first session of Mayor’s Questions, the new Mayor Sadiq Khan spelled out his manifesto commitment to secure widespread use of lorries with ...

CS9 Cycle Superhighway on the way?Published: 9:48am 1 June 2016

Good news: CS9, between Olympia and Hounslow in west London, looks like it will go to public consultation, at least in part, soon.
In 2010, a cycle superhighway between Hounslow and Hyde Park was one of the twelve radial routes proposed as the ...