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What did Boris ever do for cycling?Published: 12:35pm 31 May 2016

Simon Munk assesses the impact that Boris Johnson has had on cycling in London

Elected for his first term in May 2008, Boris Johnson immediately showed a keen interest in transport - if not cycling directly. Pledging to revive the iconic Routem...

Mayor Sadiq Khan reaffirms commitment to Sign for CyclingPublished: 9:59am 20 May 2016

Image: TfL
The Mayor has today reaffirmed in a Press Release, his commitment to make cycling safer and easier for every Londoner as he begins scrutinising major plans for new cycle superhighways and the transformation of key junctions in the he...

2016 London Cycling Awards - WINNERS! Published: 7:40am 20 May 2016

A bevvy of awesome and inspiring projects, organisations, retailers and individuals were acknowledged and celebrated at this year’s London Cycling Awards. The ceremony was hosted by the very cool Spin London festival in London’s trendy...

Open Letter to Sadiq Khan - London's new MayorPublished: 2:35pm 10 May 2016

Open Letter to Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London from London Cycling Campaign
 
Tuesday 10th May 2016
Dear Mr Khan,
Many congratulations on being elected as Mayor of London. The London Cycling Campaign wishes you well in achieving your goal to ...

London Cycling Awards 2016 Published: 12:40pm 6 May 2016

The London Cycling Awards are back! Who are our 2016 finalists?
So they’re here again! And what a year it’s been for cycling too. It couldn’t be a more exciting time to host the London Cycling Awards at London’s coolest bi...

Departing Mayor orders redo of Old Street CS1 shared spacePublished: 10:35am 6 May 2016

Apex CS1 picture copyright: Nicholas Sanderson
As one of his last acts as Mayor of London, Boris Johnson has signed an order to TfL to redo the "Apex" junction at Old Street on Cycle Superhighway CS1. The Mayor's directive says: "TfL recently c...

LCC , business leaders , Mayor Boris Johnson and his Cycling Commissioner celebrate as East-West Cycle Superhighway opens Published: 9:34am 6 May 2016

One short ride for Boris Johnson but a lasting legacy for Londoners – the capital’s  Mayor , on his last day in office, opened the new East-West Cycle Superhighway accompanied by dozens of LCC members, including youngsters, as wel...

Campaign Success as Superhighways openPublished: 7:26am 6 May 2016

London Cycling Campaign (LCC) supporters today joined departing Mayor Boris Johnson to celebrate the opening of the new East-West and North-South Cycle Superhighways at the junction of the two, at Blackfriars Bridge and Embankment.
LC...

LCC & The Times Transport HustingsPublished: 1:46pm 29 April 2016

Green light for cycling at London’s Transport Hustings: pledges to LCC reaffirmed, funding promised and cycling commissioner to be appointed.

More cycle use will benefit all Londoners by reducing congestion and improving health and air qu...

What do parents think about cycling with children in London?Published: 4:27pm 28 April 2016

Before the launch of our Sign for Cycling campaign, we asked LCC members to fill in a survey. We were looking for your views on what would make things better for cycling in London. And we got them.
Main roads and junctions
The survey confirmed...

George Galloway becomes sixth candidate to back Sign for Cycling campaignPublished: 1:30pm 28 April 2016

George Galloway, the Respect Party’s candidate for Mayor of London today became the sixth Mayoral candidate to give his commitment to the three-point agenda of LCC’s Sign for Cycling Campaign.
In a statement given to LCC today, Gall...

GOOD NEWS! Zac Goldsmith backs Sign for CyclingPublished: 11:00am 26 April 2016

In a statement provided exclusively to the London Cycling Campaign (LCC) today, Conservative candidate for Mayor of London Zac Goldsmith joined his fellow front-runner Sadiq Khan in backing LCC’s Sign for Cycling campaign.
Responding to t...

GOOD NEWS! Sadiq Khan backs Sign for CyclingPublished: 5:44pm 24 April 2016

Huge step forward for cycling as Sadiq Khan backs Sign for Cycling campaign and agrees to triple the cycle superhighways, enable a Mini-Holland in every borough, and take dangerous lorries off our streets
Sadiq Khan, the Labour Party’s ca...

Our awesome volunteers help Londoners to Sign for Cycling!Published: 3:23pm 21 April 2016

There's just a week left in the Sign for Cycling campaign and as our campaigns team pick apart the statements of mayoral candidates, our plucky team of volunteers have been busy visiting bike shops and cafes, catching cyclists at traffic lights an...

LCC joins cab drivers and Greenpeace to demand real action on air pollutionPublished: 2:26pm 20 April 2016

Today, we've joined up with London cab drivers, as two of the groups most exposed to London’s bad-quality air, to support Greenpeace’s proposal for a Clean Air Zone in the capital. A new survey published today shows that 62% of Londo...