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Love London Go Dutch wins London Transport AwardPublished: 12:11pm 07 Mar 2014

 
 
LCC’s Love London Go Dutch campaign took top prize in the Excellence in travel information and marketing category, one of the few categories open to non-Local Authorities in the annual London Transport Awards. Recei...

London Cycling Campaign welcomes Automobile Association highlighting the importance of safe driving in making cycling safePublished: 05:10pm 06 Mar 2014

The London Cycling Campaign has welcomed the Automobile Association’s Think Bike campaign, which highlights how important careful and responsible driving is in making cycling safer.
The AA will distribute a million stickers for motorists ...

Space for Cycling 'Ward Asks' are now in as we prepare for the launch of the campaignPublished: 10:39am 06 Mar 2014

LCC's local groups have been beavering away over the past month or two, developing and deciding on the specific cycle improvements they want to see in each ward in their borough as part of the Space for Cycling campaign. Our Activism Coordinator...

Ladies! Win a Champneys Spa Day Published: 03:23pm 03 Mar 2014

In celebration of International Women's Day, Saturday 8th March 2014, London Cycling Campaign is asking all of its female members to bring a fellow woman cyclist to join the organisation, and you will both be in with a chance of winning a Spa Day,...

The Girls' Bicycle Handbook - 25% discount for LCC Members Published: 03:14pm 03 Mar 2014

The Girls' Bicycle Handbook (out 3rd April 2014)  is for women cyclists everywhere who need practical, no-nonsense advice and information on cycling and cycling in style. London Cycling Campaign members get 25% off copies the book when they o...

International Women's Day 2014 - Inspiring Change Published: 03:05pm 03 Mar 2014

International Women's Day is an annual event and this year, Saturday 8th March sees various groups around the world celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.

2014's theme is 'Inspiring Cha...

LCC organises successful deaf awareness session for London based cycle trainersPublished: 04:24pm 28 Feb 2014

 

Last Friday a group of cycle trainers representing a variety of London based cycle training organisations and cycling community projects attended a deaf awareness session organised by London Cycling Campaign and delivered by Mangai Suth...

Growth in cycling can deliver £250m in annual health economic benefitsPublished: 01:01pm 27 Feb 2014

A new Transport for London (TfL) health action plan highlights the consequences of inactivity and motor traffic pollution, while emphasising the gains from increased cycling and walking.
LCC welcomes the recognition given to the gains from active...

Tell London Councils and the Mayor to remove the most dangerous lorries from London roadsPublished: 04:07pm 26 Feb 2014

London Councils' safer lorries consultation closes this Friday 28th February
Make sure you fill in their online form or send a detailed reply before then. London Councils details here http://www.londoncouncils.gov.uk/lorrycontrolconsultation
Des...

Success for campaigners as Mayor announces death knell for gyratoriesPublished: 03:50pm 26 Feb 2014

The London Cycling Campaign welcomes the Mayor's concrete commitment to transform or 'rip-out' 33 gyratories/roundabouts – "relics of the sixties which blight and menace whole neighbourhoods" to quote Mayor Boris Johnson – and to provi...

Spin LDN returns in 2014 - 2 for 1 tickets for LCC membersPublished: 10:17am 26 Feb 2014

Following the enormous success of Spin LDN in 2013, the mini-festival that celebrates cycling’s influence in everyday culture returns this year, bigger and better, with an ambitious and exciting programme.
London Cycling Campaign members ca...

FREE Divine chocolate for all new LCC members for Fairtrade Fortnight Published: 10:47am 25 Feb 2014

Fairtrade Fortnight, the annual event organised by the Fairtrade Foundation to increase awareness of Fairtrade products is here, and to mark the occasion we are giving ALL NEW LCC MEMBERS a FREE bar of Divine chocolate.* Anyone who joins LCC as a ...

UK cyclists object to STAY BACK command on lorries and busesPublished: 03:20pm 19 Feb 2014

 Cyclists in London and across the country are angry about the stickers appearing on buses, vans and taxis across London. The stickers order cyclists to 'Stay Back' which implies that drivers do not have a duty of care to use their mirrors ...

Tell your borough and the Royal Parks to get behind the Central London Grid to change the culture of cycling in LondonPublished: 05:06pm 13 Feb 2014

Last week we asked you to urge Transport for London to make sure the Central London Grid is genuinely safe and inviting for everyone. Thank you to the thousands who have already done so.
Email  grid@tfl.gov.uk
This week tell them what is ...

London Cycling Campaign sets three key tests for success of central London Cycling GridPublished: 03:34pm 13 Feb 2014

In responding to Transport for London's consultation on the Central London Grid for cycling,  LCC's Chief Executive, Ashok Sinha, set outs three key tests for the Mayor and the Central London boroughs:
The Central London Grid (CLG) is a hu...