THE BLOG

RSS feed

All the latest from the london cycling campaign

Winter Bike Love by the London Bike Kitchen Published: 04:11pm 04 Dec 2013

Wondering how to take care of your bike this Winter?
Here's some inspiration from the London Bike Kitchen mechanics - treat your chain to a bubble bath!

As the leaves wither and fall off the trees and the rain falls from the sky, and the two m...

Compete, drink and be merry at Vulpine's Cyclogames this Sunday Published: 01:39pm 03 Dec 2013

Stylish London cycling brand, Vulpine, will be bringing their Cyclogames to Hackney this weekend. Their previous track record where events are concerned have been as wonderful as the garments they make, and the Cyclogames on Sunday 8th Decemb...

Santa Claus spotted riding in London in aid of London Cycling Campaign!Published: 01:09pm 03 Dec 2013

 
If you live in the London area you may have already had a shock at the sight of a white bearded, red suited man who’s pretty famous at this time of year, riding a bicycle around the city. Don’t worry; your coffee wasn’t s...

Cycling protestors organise 'die-in' outside Transport for London office in Southwark on Friday 29 NovemberPublished: 10:31am 29 Nov 2013

A group of cyclists calling for changes to the conditions for cycling in Greater London have organised a "die-in" outside Transport for London's Palestra office in Southwark at 5pm on Friday 29 November 2013.
5pm-6.30pmTransport for London197 B...

Tell us about local barriers to cycling to help our Space for Cycling campaign and win a Pinnacle bikePublished: 03:40pm 28 Nov 2013

Tell us about the barriers to cycling in your local area and you could win a fabulous Pinnacle road bike or hybrid (worth up to £450), kindly donated by Space for Cycling supporter Evans Cycles.
FILL IN OUR SURVEY

Is there is main...

London Cycling Campaign announces Evans Cycles as supporter of our Space for Cycling 2014 local election campaignPublished: 02:56pm 28 Nov 2013

The London Cycling Campaign is delighted to announce that Evans Cycles has become an official supporter of our Space for Cycling 2014 local election campaign.
Our Space for Cycling campaign aims to convince every candidate in the May 2014 local...

LCC condemns heavy-handed policing and poor safety advice being given out to cyclistsPublished: 02:12pm 28 Nov 2013

The London Cycling Campaign is calling on the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe to provide better guidance for police officers who've been encouraged to hand out poor safety advice to cyclists in central London.
We'...

Two-wheeled travel in Europe has never been so glamorous than with these Rapha City Cycling GuidesPublished: 05:11pm 26 Nov 2013

Thames & Hudson have teamed up with Europe's most sophisticated cycling brand, Rapha Racing, to create the City Cycling Europe series. London Cycling Campaign members looking for a Christmas gift for a bicycle loving buddy, or...

A Space for Cycling campaign organiser explains why she volunteered to be part our our 2014 local election campaignPublished: 03:18pm 26 Nov 2013

Hello Kristen, please tell us a bit about yourself?
I'm Kristen Fuller, 34 years old, living in SE London and working full-time in central London. I work in the food industry, and love dining out and cooking myself. Travelling is a real passion...

Cycling protestors organise 'die-in' outside Transport for London office in Southwark on Friday 29 NovemberPublished: 12:44pm 26 Nov 2013

A group of cyclists calling for changes to the conditions for cycling in Greater London have organised a "die-in" outside Transport for London's Palestra office in Southwark at 5pm on Friday 29 November 2013.
5pm-6.30pmTransport for London197 B...

Bikes, Christmas and Coffee come together in Shoreditch for Spin X LCF Xmas Published: 03:14pm 20 Nov 2013

Cycling and a good cup of coffee are a well-paired couple, and the organisers of Spin LDN - the Urban Cycle Show organisers, join forces with the London Coffee Festival for a ground breaking and original event at The Yard, Shoreditch from Friday 2...

London Assembly and cycling business support LCC demo outside City Hall calling for immediate Superhighway 2 upgradePublished: 11:15am 20 Nov 2013

This morning at 9am, the London Cycling Campaign were joined outside City Hall by Assembly Members from all four main political parties, including the chairs of the London Assembly Transport Committee, demanding immediate action to make the Cycl...

London Cycling Campaign condemns victim-blaming after sixth London cycling death in two weeksPublished: 12:21pm 19 Nov 2013

The London Cycling Campaign has condemned the widespread victim-blaming after the sixth London cycling death in two weeks, after Mayor Boris Johnson used the issue of cyclists wearing headphones to deflect attention away from his inaction on junct...

London cycling death toll is utterly intolerablePublished: 06:09pm 14 Nov 2013

Opinion piece by LCC Chief Executive Ashok Sinha
(First appearead in the Guardian Bike Blog on 14th November 2013.)
 
Shocked. Appalled. Angry. As a cycling campaigner you steel yourself for the news of yet another cyclist being killed or ...

London Cycling Campaign calls on supporters to email Mayor with demand to upgrade CS2 to continental standardsPublished: 03:05pm 14 Nov 2013

Responding to the fact that five Londoners have died cycling on our city streets in the last nine days, the London Cycling Campaign is calling on Mayor Boris Johnson to take immediate action to improve cycle safety.
We've created an email actio...