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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.
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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...

LCC London to Amsterdam ride 2016Published: 2:58pm 18 April 2016

 
Love London, Go Dutch was LCC’s most successful campaign. But have you ever wondered what’s it actually like cycling in the Netherlands?
Wonder no more! You can find out for yourself by joining us this September as we take t...

Caroline Pidgeon, Lib-Dem Mayoral Candidate, promises boost to cycling budgetPublished: 12:06pm 15 April 2016

Caroline Pidgeon, the Mayoral candidate for the Liberal Democrats, has published her manifesto following an earlier commitment to meet all three of LCC’s Sign for Cycling pledges. 
In her manifesto Pidgeon declares that she will...

London Cycling Campaign supports RNIB campaign to safeguard Judd Street accessPublished: 4:13pm 14 April 2016

London Cycling Campaign (LCC) is supporting a new campaign launched by Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to ensure Judd Street, one of the UK’s busiest streets for the visually impaired, is as safe as possible for blind and par...

Take action: Sign for Cycling last big pushPublished: 2:56pm 12 April 2016

London needs you! We are organising one last big push to gather #signforcycling signatures and new LCC members to really push the Mayoral candidates to commit to our three-point agenda for safer cycling.
Can you spare an hour in central London ...

Sadiq & Zac wobble on cycling: Sign for Cycling now!Published: 4:25pm 6 April 2016

Both of the frontrunners in the Mayoral campaign seem to be going all wobbly on cycling. That’s why we urgently need you to not just Sign for Cycling, but get everyone else you know to do so also.
Zac Goldsmith has already told LBC that h...

Where are the men? All female Mayoral candidates Sign for CyclingPublished: 4:08pm 5 April 2016

Sophie Walker, Women’s Equality Party, has today become the third candidate to Sign for Cycling. She joins Sian Berry, Green Party and Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat Party. With all three female Mayoral candidates agreeing to support s...

Majority support CS11 despite fierce oppositionPublished: 12:51pm 5 April 2016

Two-thirds of respondents to TfL’s public consultation on Cycle Superhighway CS11 from Swiss Cottage to central London, via Regent’s Park, supported the proposals. So, thanks to hard campaigning from London Cycling Campaign and our b...