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Cycle 2 Work Scheme must be protected to help boost cyclingPublished: 03:08pm 02 Sep 2010

LCC has expressed concern that new tax rules affecting the Cycle 2 Work scheme could reduce the number of new cyclists.
The Cycle 2 Work tax incentive scheme has allowed tens of thousands of people to buy a new bicycle at a reduced rate via their...

London gets business leaders moving during City Cycling ChallengePublished: 11:00pm 01 Sep 2010

As part of the European Mobility Week, the City of London Corporation is calling on City managers to get on their bikes and raise money for the charity Re-Cycle.
By taking part in the City Cycle Challenge, participants commit to do at l...

Now's the time to nominate for the London Cycling AwardsPublished: 11:00pm 01 Sep 2010

If there’s a great cycling project, or facility out there that you think deserves a prestigious award there’s still a chance to nominate it for the London Cycling Awards.
The nomination deadline is Monday 11 October 2010, so set ...

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...

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'....

LCC will make sure London local councils don't forget cyclistsPublished: 11:00pm 01 Sep 2010

A new funding arrangement for local government in Greater London - Local Implementation Plans (LIPs) - will determine how councils spend your money in the coming five years.
LCC has put together a 'Rough Guide to LIPs' (download it on the right) ...

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

View Ken Gardens - Studio Walk in a larger map
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...