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Cycle 2 Work Scheme must be protected to help boost cyclingPublished: 3:08pm 2 September 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...

Minister enjoys cycle training but Cycling England could face cutsPublished: 11:00pm 1 September 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...

Now's the time to nominate for the London Cycling AwardsPublished: 11:00pm 1 September 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 ...

London gets business leaders moving during City Cycling ChallengePublished: 11:00pm 1 September 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...

Why not fund-raise for LCC's 'No More Lethal Lorries' campaign?Published: 11:00pm 1 September 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 1 September 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) ...

LCC AGM takes place on Wednesday 16 November 2010Published: 11:00pm 1 September 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...

Transport for London's cycling adsPublished: 11:00pm 1 September 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...

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

Enjoy one of 50 LCC guided cycle rides to London SkyridePublished: 11:00pm 15 August 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 August 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: 1:16pm 12 August 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: 2:40pm 5 August 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...

Two more one-way City streets become two-way for cyclistsPublished: 11:00pm 4 August 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...

East London cycling specialist sends trainees to Special Olympics time trialPublished: 11:00pm 4 August 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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