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Winner of our Tyre Change Time Trial competition collects his new Genesis Flyer single speedPublished: 03:19pm 09 Jul 2013

 
Pete Kielbasa was the highly skilled winner of the London Cycling Campaign Tyre-change Time Trial competition, which took place over two, SPIN London and the London Nocturne.
Pete set the record for changing an inner tube against the cl...

Join the London Cycling Campaign protest ride this Friday calling for clear space for cycling on our streetsPublished: 01:07pm 09 Jul 2013

At 6pm on Friday 12 July, all Londoners are invited to join the London Cycling Campaign protest ride from Tower Hill to Aldgate calling on the Mayor to provide dedicated space for cycling across the capital.
Protest ride details

Meet 6pm for...

Woman on Cycle Hire bike killed in lorry crash at Aldgate East during evening rush hourPublished: 09:16am 06 Jul 2013

London's cyclists have been horrified by the death of young woman in a lorry crash while cycling along Aldgate during Friday evening rush hour.
Our condolences go out to the friends and family of this latest victim, named as 20-year-old French ...

Voice of the Month: Danny WilliamsPublished: 03:11pm 04 Jul 2013

This month Danny Williams, cycle campaigner and author of the Cyclists in the City blog, looks at the latest set of government casualty statistics
In Copenhagen the number of journeys by bike grew by 50% between 1995 and 2010, yet the risk of c...

First Look: Hoy Shizuoka 4Published: 01:22pm 04 Jul 2013

Hoy Shizuoka 04£900www.evanscycles.comYou'd think the first Hoy bike to grace the LCC office would cause more than a ripple of excitement. After all, we're all huge admirers of the Herculean Olympian here, and we know and like our bikes too....

Review: Sugoi RSX jerseyPublished: 01:10pm 04 Jul 2013

SUGOI RSX jersey£69.99wwww.sugoi.com/gbrThe RSX is slap-bang in the middle of Sugoi's nine jersey line-up, which ranges from £35 to £100. It has a close fit on the body, but stretch and engineered panels ensure it doesn't feel re...

Blogger profile: these places in betweenPublished: 10:44am 04 Jul 2013

In a new series of guest bloggers for the London Cycling Campaign, we join Cherry Fitzsimmons as she cycles from California to Argentina. Here, she tells us a bit more about herself and her life before this new adventure.
In May 2013 I packed up ...

Best Rides: Jack Thurston of the 'The Bike Show' writes about his favourite cycle tour in rural HertfordshirePublished: 11:22am 03 Jul 2013

Jack Thurston, author of Lost Lanes — the best-selling guide to bike rides within easy reach of London — shares one of his favourites, a gently rolling exploration of a hidden corner of HertfordshireWhat will I see? A quiet c...

Win £100 worth of Cycle Surgery vouchers or a fabulous London Cycling Campaign jerseyPublished: 05:58pm 02 Jul 2013

To enter, simply email your name and postcode to competition@lcc.org.uk. This competition closes at midnight on 31 July 2013, and we'll inform the winner by email one 1 August.

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 ...