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Space4Cycling at Battersea roundabout but is it Dutch?Published: 01:04pm 20 Aug 2014

Wandsworth council have today released a radical new design for Queens Circus roundabout at the corner of Battersea Park.
They are providing separate space and signals for cycle traffic at most of the junctions, but is this really the best...

Jay Lockwood Wins our Poster Design competition at Spoke festivalPublished: 04:18pm 19 Aug 2014

Back in June, the Bussey Building in Peckham hosted the debut of Spoke; a free design and illustration fair celebrating cycling. You might remember that LCC hosted a competition as part of this exciting new event for an up and coming artist (...

What's wrong with new cycle helmet lawPublished: 01:37pm 14 Aug 2014

News of a helmet law being passed in Jersey has re-opened the debate about the need for such laws. We attempt to understand some of the complex arguments.
Talking about cycle helmet wearing and the effectiveness of laws to make it compulsory is a...

A Celebration of Cycling – Prudential RideLondon 2014Published: 12:29pm 14 Aug 2014

Riders from London and all over the UK came together at the weekend for Prudential RideLondon 2014, the annual festival which celebrates cycling. Across two days, cyclists were treated to activities galore that were all pedal-friendly and gave eve...

What have London Cycling Design Standards ever done for you?Published: 12:40pm 07 Aug 2014

What, you may ask, did the London Cycle Design Standards (LCDS) ever do for you?
Not much - and that's exactly the problem. The last version of LCDS, published in 2005, was limited in scope, constrained by out-dated national regulations and oft...

Key NE London cycling bridge opens but where are the direction signs?Published: 05:40pm 01 Aug 2014

 
 
A vital safe cycle route in north-east London is now open but cyclists in Waltham Forest, Newham and Redbridge may never find it because it is entirely unmarked. 
The new cycling and walking bridge into the Olympic Park poten...

Levi's® Commuter Workspace arrives in London Published: 02:37pm 30 Jul 2014

The Levi's® Commuter Workspace has been bringing together cyclists across the pond this summer, with pop-ups in both New York and L.A, and now it's London's turn, when it opens in Shoreditch from August 7–17. Open dai...

Campaign success as Mayor brings safer lorries for London one step closerPublished: 11:48am 30 Jul 2014

The Mayor of London has launched a consultation on his plans to bring in Safer Lorry traffic control orders. These rules will ensure that no lorry in London is exempt from the rules that require most lorries to have adequate mirrors to see cycli...

London Cycling Campaign calls for stronger safety benefits from Camden's West End projectPublished: 01:35pm 24 Jul 2014

London Cycling Campaign welcomes Camden Council's vision for transforming the Tottenham Court Road and Gower Street area of the West End.
However in our consultation response, below, we demand international standard protected space for cycle jo...

Not long left to stand for the LCC Board or submit an AGM motionPublished: 12:29pm 24 Jul 2014

Members have until 9 a.m. on Monday 11th August (deadline extended from Monday 4th August as previously advertised) to nominate themselves for our trustee elections or to put forward motions to our AGM.
Are you interested in standing for our Bo...

Look Mum No Hands! give LCC Members Buy One, Get One Free BurgersPublished: 10:33am 24 Jul 2014

Look Mum No Hands! have launched a new evening menu at Mare Street, and to celebrate their giving London Cycling Campaign members a special offer for hungry cyclists.  Snap up their Bob Geldof Burger offer - Buy one and get a...

Cycling in the Capital Celebrated at the London Cycling Awards Published: 03:31pm 17 Jul 2014

On Wednesday 16th July 2014 the fantastic rise in the popularity of cycling was celebrated by the London Cycling Awards. Now in its second year, the event organised by the London Cycling Campaign saw movers and shakers from all ar...

Winners of the London Cycling Awards 2014 announcedPublished: 07:19pm 16 Jul 2014

On Wednesday 16 July the fantastic rise in the popularity of cycling was celebrated by the London Cycling Awards; an annual event organised by membership charity, the London Cycling Campaign. Hosted by broadcaster and bicycle enthusiast, Jeremy Vi...

Project Award Finalists Announced Published: 12:08pm 10 Jul 2014

With less than a week to go until the annual London Cycling Awards, we are pleased to reveal the finalists in the Project Award categories. Following submissions from all over London, the shortlist was selected by a panel of cycling experts with...

London Cycling Awards: Project Award FinalistsPublished: 10:35am 10 Jul 2014

London Cycling Awards: Project Award Finalists
SEE THE FULL LIST OF WINNERS HERE
Following submissions from all over London, the finalists in the Project Award categories were then selected by a panel of cycling experts.
The contenders for...