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London Cycling Campaign calls on Boris Johnson to protect investment in cycling from Treasury cutsPublished: 05:13pm 02 Jul 2013

London’s ambitious Vision for Cycling in London must be protected from Treasury cuts, the London Cycling Campaign has told Boris Johnson.
Earlier this year, the Mayor promised £386m for cycling over the remainder of his current term...

Calls for Transport for London and Lewisham Council to improve cycling safety after father-of-two killed on Loampit ValePublished: 05:04pm 02 Jul 2013

Father-of-two Paul Hutcheson, 41, from Lee in South-East London (pictured above with his family), died during the morning rush hour on Monday 24 June 2013 after being struck by a red Audi while cycling on Loampit Vale near the junction with Thur...

Police and Transport for London prepare to increase enforcement against motorists who ignore Advanced Stop LinesPublished: 04:46pm 02 Jul 2013

The Metropolitan Police and Transport for London are preparing to increase enforcement against motorists who ignore Advanced Stop Lines (photo: Toby Jacobs).
This week, 60,000 leaflets are being handed out to motorists at key junctions telling ...

Tom's London Classics: Claud Butler bicyclesPublished: 03:57pm 27 Jun 2013

Part of the ongoing 'Tom's London Classics' series, London Cycling Campaign's Tom Bogdanowicz on Claud Butler, which may have been 'Famous Around the World' but they hailed from Clapham.

Brands come and brands go but, it seems, Claud Butler goe...

The silence of the cars in Houten in the Netherlands Published: 12:20pm 27 Jun 2013

Towns designed to encourage cycling and walking. A report from the recent study tour to the Netherlands by UK policy makers.

An eerie silence greets you when you arrive at Houten station in the Netherlands. What's missing is the sound of cars,...

Dunwich Dynamo is a night ride to be rememberedPublished: 11:30am 27 Jun 2013

In a new series of guest bloggers for the London Cycling Campaign, Cherry Fitzsimmons tells us about her experience of the infamous Dunwich Dynamo, a turn-up-and-go challenging free-entry overnight 120 mile bicycle road ride from London Fields in ...

Institute of Child Health at University College London tells staff bicycles no longer welcomePublished: 02:47pm 21 Jun 2013

The move, which took the two dozen staff members and students who cycle to work by surprise, was done without any consultation.
Staff member Dr Chris Willott said, "Yesterday, we were informed that all cycle locking facilities would be removed....

Book review: Tour de France: Official 100th Race Anniversary EditionPublished: 10:46am 21 Jun 2013

Tour de France: Official 100th Race Anniversary Edition £30Francoise & Serge Laget, Phillipe Cazaban, Gilles Montgermont
 

Over the last couple of months the office has been beseiged by biographies, guidebooks and glossy hardbac...

Wine Rides - behind the scenes of the pilot ridePublished: 11:32am 20 Jun 2013

Alex Baines-Buffery, director of Wine Rides, a new company providing relaxing and enjoyable holidays that combines local food and wine with cycling in the South of England. The first Wine Ride took place at the end of May and here, Alex tells us w...

Bike Week - The legendary Roebuck Ride - 7 years of photosPublished: 10:34pm 18 Jun 2013

The legendary Roebuck ride starts at half a dozen West london locations and converges on the Roebuck pub on Richmond Hill to watch the sunset. The 2013  ride took place on Wednesday the 19th of June. otos

Mayor of London's Cycling Commissioner Andrew Gilligan takes part in Dutch study tourPublished: 12:17pm 14 Jun 2013

Andrew Gilligan, Mayor Boris Johnson’s Cycling Commissioner, taken part in a fact-finding visit to the Netherlands organised by the Dutch Embassy with assistance from the London Cycling Campaign.
Gilligan said, “British cyclists sho...

Cycling London to Paris on a single speed bike...for the ride.Published: 10:23am 13 Jun 2013

London Cycling Campaign Office Volunteer Elaine Yeung writes about her recent ride to Paris with friends.
It had been on my mind to go on scenic rides that didn't involve endless traffic lights and weaving around cars in the city. This seemed lik...

Our Urban Cyclo-Cross and Tyre Change Time Trial storm the London NocturnePublished: 01:26pm 12 Jun 2013

This year for the first time the London Cycling Campaign sponsored our very own race at the IG London Nocturne.
Part criterium, part obstacle race, the LCC Urban Cycle Cross was the first race to pitch men against women and rider against rider ...

London Cycling Campaign members can get a FREE cycling cap when they order a one of our new jerseysPublished: 05:48pm 06 Jun 2013

We've launched exciting new cycling jersey and cap designs, and for the first week we're giving members the opportunity to get a FREE cap with their jersey order.
The design of the collection is based around a geometrical pattern created by repea...

Hounslow and Kensington & Chelsea are latest two councils to adopt Safer Lorries procurement policiesPublished: 05:02pm 06 Jun 2013

 
Two more boroughs, Kensington & Chelsea and Hounslow, have signed up to our 'Safer Lorries, Safer cycling' pledge to only use the best-trained lorry drivers and best-equipped lorries.LCC Communications Manager Mike Cavenett said, "We...