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150-mile cycle ride visits all London football clubsPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

An epic 150-mile charity cycle ride to all 22 football stadia in London brought together an unlikely bunch of people.

151 miles London to Barnsley, as the crow flies
18 hours
3162ft climb/descent Equivalent to going up and down Scafell, Eng...

Two-tier cycle parking at Waterloo shows the way forwardPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010


photo The new bike stands at Waterloo are the minimum that each mainlain station should have

Two-tier cycle racks have been opened at Waterloo station, increasing the number of parking spaces at one of Britain’s busiest railway station...

Buy a Trek bike and get free LCC membershipPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

Anyone who buys a Trek Bike from a participating London bike shop before 30 June 2010 will be given one-year's free membership to LCC, as part of the company's Go By Bike promotion.
Trek will also provide customers with a ‘Free Your Bi...

Southern roundabout of Elephant and Castle to be removedPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

photo This is a view of the proposed junction, facing south towards Newington Butts in the top-right
 

 
Work is due to start on the southern roundabout of the Elephant and Castle road complex, which is being converted into a thre...

LCC welcomes TfL report recommending 20mph for all London bridgesPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

LCC is pleased that the mayor might make Southwark Bridge a 20mph zone as part of Superhighway 7, but is keen to draw to his attention a report that strongly recommends all central London bridges should be 20mph.
The 2008 Transport for London Bri...

Three questions: fill in our 20-second web surveyPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

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A41 cyclist fatality highlights lethal London junctionsPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

A cyclist fatality has highlighted the problem of dangerous junctions that exist all over Greater London and the UK. LCC says these relics from the past must be made safe.Click the image once to watch; twice to view in a larger window.

Visit LCC at London's hottest free race day, the Smithfield NocturePublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

photo The Smithfield Nocturne is a cracking free family day of bike race entertainment in central London
 

The HTC Smithfield Nocturne hits the streets of the City of London on Saturday 19 June 2010, with the day of FREE events starting...

North London cycling event seeks helpersPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

Go Islington is a festival of cycling, running, dancing, and the arts taking place in the North London borough on Sunday 4 July 2010
11am-4pm, 4 July Highbury Fields, Islington, N5 1AR
The event will feature cycle tours around Islington, startin...

Successful Greenways programme victim of TfL budget changesPublished: 11:00pm 09 Jun 2010

photo Greenways, like this new one in Beckenham, provide safe and useful links for walkers and cyclists 

 
Another section of successful cycling and walking route has been opened in Greater London, in Beckenham, as part of the...

Campaigning brings London anti-theft cycle squad successesPublished: 11:00pm 08 Jun 2010

photo TfL Three officers from the new bike theft squad, designed to address the stolen bike problem

LCC lobbying has helped create a 30-strong anti-theft squad specifically to tackle bicycle crime in Greater London.
One of the key demands of...

Cycle Hire users depend on London drivers taking more carePublished: 11:00pm 07 Jun 2010

photo A key factor for a safer Cycle Hire Scheme this summer is more attentive driving, says LCC

City centre drivers are being urged to take more care after the Cycle Hire Scheme launches on 30 July 2010.
 
LCC campaigns offi...

LCC tags show cyclists how to Beat The ThiefPublished: 11:00pm 03 Jun 2010

photo The tags give tips on locking your bike and encourage you to record your frame number at homeDuring June LCC is tagging thousands of bikes all over Greater London to alert cyclists to the dangers of bike theft.Each tag provides a list of loc...

Barclays £25 million sponsorship of Cycle Hire could herald major expansionPublished: 11:00pm 27 May 2010

photo LCC The Mayor is already talking about expanding the Hire Scheme - more photos hereBarclays £25 million sponsorship of the Cycle Hire Scheme could herald an expansion into the Isle of Dogs and outer London, Mayor Boris Johnson told LCC.Detai...

LCC chief executive to leave LCC in July 2010Published: 11:00pm 27 May 2010

photo Koy Thomson (centre) celebrates with LCC staff being one of London's '1000 Influentials'Koy Thomson, London Cycling Campaign’s chief executive, is to leave on 23 July 2010 to take up a new post as chief executive of the charity Children in C...