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LCC joins call to phase out dieselPublished: 1:54pm 9 December 2016

The London Cycling Campaign has today joined with other charities and organisations to call on the Mayor, Sadiq Khan to phaseout diesel use in London.
The joint letter to the Mayor from Greenpeace, Medact, Friends of the Earth, Clean Air in Lon...

Take action: support British Cycling’s Turning the Corner campaignPublished: 3:10pm 8 December 2016

Two thirds of all collisions happen at junctions, they’re the most dangerous part of the road network – not just for cycling, but walking and driving too. British Cycling, based on research on European approaches, has a way to not on...

"Dear London Zoo"Published: 10:32am 6 December 2016

 
Eight-year-old Archie has sent us this letter he's written to ZSL London Zoo, asking them to reconsider their opposition to CS11. Here's Archie's letter in full:
 

Dear London Zoo,
We are writing to you to express how sad we ar...

Festive cycling book ideasPublished: 11:55am 4 December 2016

London Cycling Guide £9.99 IMM Lifestyle books - £5 to LCC members (see members' magazine for discount code)  Tom Bogdanowicz in association with LCC (3rd edition 2016) 
This classic route guide has just been updated with ...

Take part in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 2017Published: 10:50am 1 December 2016

Aiming to get fitter in 2017? Fancy training to ride 100 miles?
What: Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100Where: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - The Mall, Central London (via Surrey) When: Sunday 30 July.
With only a few weeks left before the ballot ...

Bike stands, bike locks needed says surveyPublished: 3:20pm 30 November 2016

An online survey of 1800 London cyclists by Quanteze, commissioned by Stolen Ride and London Cycling Campaign puts the spotlight on the high level of cycle theft; the critical need for more bike stands  in London; and the imperative to educ...

"A City For All Londoners" lays out Mayor's visionPublished: 2:01pm 30 November 2016

The new Mayor has launched a consultation on his vision for London as a "City for all Londoners". You have until 11 December to feed back to it via the discussion forums here or via email here.
Our full response will be published soon. In the m...

New Superhighways and Quietways stats from TfLPublished: 12:47pm 30 November 2016

TfL has today released a new briefing note on progress on its Cycle Superhighways and Quietways programmes. There's a lot in the note, but here's the most important bits...
On Cycle Superhighways
"In only five months… there has been mor...

Active City Businesses NetworkPublished: 11:21am 29 November 2016

The City of London sees up to 400,000 commuters arriving in the Square Mile each day.  Most of these commuters walk or cycle to their final destination - businesses within the City.  Active commuting is something that the City of Londo...

Take action: Support Brent's Carlton Vale tracksPublished: 6:00pm 22 November 2016

It's not often Brent council do something positive for cycling. So please support this scheme near Queen's Park to hopefully help more of us to cycle to central London, to get local kids to school by cycling, and so the council gets the message ...

Take action: get space for cycling in StratfordPublished: 4:26pm 22 November 2016

Do you want to see the Stratford gyratory system get segregated cycle tracks with new cycle crossings, calmer two-way traffic, a 20mph speed limit and more? Here’s your opportunity to make it happen!
Newham Council and TfL are consulting ...

Local Group News: December 2016Published: 2:23pm 21 November 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...

Bow Roundabout Vigil 5th AnniversaryPublished: 3:50pm 17 November 2016

This is a guest post from Tower Hamlets Wheelers. See their original blog here. All welcome at the vigil. Event details here.
On Friday, 18th November Tower Hamlets Wheelers [1] will be commemorating the fifth anniversary of the vigil that we o...

Live, work, ride in City of London? Meeting 21 NovPublished: 4:44pm 16 November 2016

Photo credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/stevecadman/
Live, work, ride through the City of London area? This meeting is for anyone interested in improving cycling in the City of London area - with a view to revitalising the City of London Cy...

Take action: Support changes to the North-South Cycle Superhighway extensionPublished: 12:52am 4 November 2016

A new TfL consultation shows that the proposed extension to the North-South Cycle Superhighway is moving forward, albeit at snail's pace. The good news is TfL is now consulting on a signalised version of the Snow Hill/West Smithfield junction wi...