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2016: A big year for cycling!Published: 3:22pm 5 January 2016

 
In just five months, London elects its new Mayor. And whoever ends up with the job of running London, it’s clearly vital they have cycling firmly on their agenda for the next four years. That means we all have some work to do!
Curre...

Policy Forum elections: general membership votePublished: 2:50pm 4 January 2016

All LCC members are entitled to vote for two ‘general membership’ representatives who will sit on the LCC Policy Forum for the next 24 months. There are five candidates, and two places, with voting open for 10 days from January 14...

Christmas Lights Ride 2015! Published: 12:04pm 17 December 2015

 
 
Last Monday, Newham Cyclists guided a Christmas Lights Ride of London that toured the gorgeous displays of festive illuminations and made everyone feel all ready for their Brussel sprouts!
Starting at the steps of St Pauls Cathedr...

Space for Cycling win at Westminster Bridge SouthPublished: 2:42pm 16 December 2015

TfL have revealed exciting plans for protected space for cycling on Westminster Bridge and around the old Park Plaza roundabout, on the south/east side of the Thames.
The London Cycling Campaign is supporting the scheme and we'd love you to, by...

LCC CEO stars at Design Museum’s Cycling Revolution exhibitionPublished: 5:25pm 10 December 2015

LCC CEO stars at Design Museum’s Cycling Revolution exhibition
Given the welcome growth in London cycling and the success of Britain’s cyclists in the past decade it is astonishing that the Design Museum is the first august institutio...

December 2015 Local Group NewslettersPublished: 2:10pm 8 December 2015

London Cycling Campaign has a network of over 30 Local Groups across London, one per borough.
Find out what they've been up to in their latest Newsletters.
 
If you're an LCC member, you'll recieve your borough Newsletter ...

Magic solution to cycle theft is the perfect gift (plus tweet exclusive)Published: 2:44pm 2 December 2015

LCC festive Tweet exclusive - at #magicbike you can read the full story in 24 succesive, thrilling tweets. 
When young boy Dominik has his bike stolen he turns to an unusual solution: Magic. With the help of his uncle Tom the magician the ...

The Cycle Revolution is here! Published: 12:28pm 2 December 2015

Cycle Revolution
18 November 2015 – 30 June 2016
Design Museum, Shad Thames, London, SE1 2YD
Find out more about the exhibition hereFor every cycling enthusiast with a love of good design, the Design Museum’s Cycle Revolution exh...

Leading construction industry firms release manifesto to tackle road safety challenges Published: 4:36pm 27 November 2015

Photo shows a modern Direct Vision lorry with minimal blind spots (more details here) 
Leading representatives of the construction industry have joined the calls from London Cycling Campaign and the London Assembly for reduced road danger....

LCC backs more river crossings and opposes Silvertown Tunnel plans that would lead to more congestion and pollutionPublished: 2:29pm 27 November 2015

Responding to the consultation on the Silvertown Tunnel in East London the London Cycling Campaign opposes spending almost a billion pounds on project that will only increase motor traffic levels and pollution in East London. We do strongly suppor...

Save Enfield Mini Holland!Published: 4:55pm 23 November 2015

Please spare one minute today to help save the Enfield mini Holland progamme, otherwise known as  Cycle Enfield. Two of the latest improvement schemes out for public consultation (Enfield Town and Southbury Road) need lo...

Bank Junction to go car free!Published: 4:17pm 19 November 2015

In hugely welcome news, the City of London has today announced that Bank Junction will be completely redesigned to become a safer place for cyclists and pedestrians, by removing motor traffic.
Bank Junction is currently dangerous and overcrowde...

Take Action: Silvertown Tunnel – bad news for cyclingPublished: 12:06pm 19 November 2015

 
Charlton Road: Smog and southbound traffic which can only get heavier if the Silvertown Tunnel is built (image from No to Silvertown Tunnel Campaign)
Help us oppose a new motor traffic tunnel which will lead to more pollution, more conges...

Eurostar performs U-turn on new cycle policyPublished: 1:27pm 18 November 2015

After pressure from London Cycling Campaign, CTC, and other cycle campaigners, Eurostar has performed a U-turn on the new policy that would have required cyclists to strip down and box their bikes before travelling on the service.
Last week, we...

Mayor responds as 13,000 Londoners call on him to End Lorry DangerPublished: 2:12pm 17 November 2015

Mayor Boris Johnson says Transport for London will be looking at restrictions on lorry movements during rush hours 'for reasons of congestion not just cycle safety.'
Johnson was responding during Mayor's Question Time' to questions from Londo...