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Why not fund-raise for LCC's 'No More Lethal Lorries' campaign?Published: 11:00pm 01 Sep 2010

LCC has set up a Virgin Money Giving page to make it easier for our members to help us raise more funds for our campaigns.
You can help us hit our £10,000 fundraising target for our current HGV safety campaign 'No More Lethal Lorries'....

Minister enjoys cycle training but Cycling England could face cutsPublished: 11:00pm 01 Sep 2010

Secretary of State for Transport Theresa Villiers has benefited from Bikeability cycle training, at the same time that rumours are circulating that Cycling England might lose funding in the next round of government cuts.
Cycling England, lau...

Transport for London's cycling adsPublished: 11:00pm 01 Sep 2010

 

 
Transport for London has launched a series of six advertisements to promote cycling.
One advert, complete with celebs Dermot O’Leary and Edith Bowman, is currently playing to cinema audiences.
The ot...

LCC AGM takes place on Wednesday 16 November 2010Published: 11:00pm 01 Sep 2010

LCC's annual general meeting takes place on Wednesday 17 November 2010.Even though registration has closed, members are still welcome, although due to the size of the venue latecomers might have to stand for part of the evening.Find more details a...

eBay-style auction site aims to reduce online stolen bike salesPublished: 11:00pm 31 Aug 2010

In July 2010, Going Going Bike launched an online market-place for bicycles and all things cycling-related.
The Going Going Bike site aims to be a more reliable places to sell and buy second-hand bikes online.
The site encourages vendors to ve...

20% off City & Guilds bike maintenance course for LCC membersPublished: 11:00pm 31 Aug 2010

Photo Bikeworks' All Ability cycling club. Credit: Dave Miller
 
 
East London social enterprise Bikeworks is now offering a 20% discount to LCC members on its City & Guilds bike maintenance courses.
Earlier this year, the o...

Enjoy one of 50 LCC guided cycle rides to London SkyridePublished: 11:00pm 15 Aug 2010

photo TB The recent Skyride in Ealing attracted many families

 
 
 
 
London Cycling Campaign will once again this year be repeating our popular guided rides into central London for the Mayors' Skyride on Sunday 5 Sept...

London Cycling Campaign appoints new chief executivePublished: 11:00pm 15 Aug 2010

London Cycling Campaign is delighted to announce the appointment of seasoned campaigner Ashok Sinha as its new chief executive.
The position became vacant when former chief executive Koy Thomson left LCC to work in his specialist field of in...

Five golden rules for Cycle HirePublished: 01:16pm 12 Aug 2010

The London Cycle Hire Scheme is generating nearly 15,000 cycle journeys per day, less than a fortnight after its inception. Here are some tips to make your experience as good as possible...
LCC's five golden rules to avoid hiccups
Check your acc...

LCC responds to two Transport for London consultationsPublished: 02:40pm 05 Aug 2010

photo LCC has made sure the problem of internet sales of stolen bikes is in the Cycle Security Action Plan

 
Two consultation responses have been submitted to Transport for London, one on the Cycle Security Action Plan, and another on t...

New shared-use path in Kensington Gardens extends east-west cycle routePublished: 11:00pm 04 Aug 2010

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photo The green line shows the new shared-use path completing the existing yellow cycle route: show your support for more by emailing Royal Parks

 
A stretch of path in front of Kensing...

Mayor hints at 'one in five' target for cycling as Cycle Hire arrivesPublished: 11:00pm 04 Aug 2010

photo The mayor is calling for a massive increase in cycling, with a potential new target of 20% of journeys

 
Launching London's Cycle Hire scheme, the Mayor of London Boris Johnson has called for a massive increase...

Two more one-way City streets become two-way for cyclistsPublished: 11:00pm 04 Aug 2010

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photo The City of London has made another two one-way streets two-way for cyclists

 
In a bid to remove barriers for cyclists and to link Cycle Superhighway 3 and Tower Bridge to Bank, the City is a...

Mobile mechanics now patrolling the streets of South LondonPublished: 11:00pm 04 Aug 2010

Photo Druid Cycles' founder Thor Bard shows off the newly built mobile maintenance bikes

 
Druid Cycles in SE1 have launched a mobile bicycle repair patrol. The service dubbed ‘Cycle SOS’ sent its first two mechanics out on ...

East London cycling specialist sends trainees to Special Olympics time trialPublished: 11:00pm 04 Aug 2010

Photo Athlete Jubel Ahmed receives his time trial certificate after the Special Olympics event

Athletes training for the Special Olympics with Bikeworks and Pedal Power in Tower Hamlets have been competing in their inaugural time trial.
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