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Politicians unite in London Assembly motion to end lorry dangerPublished: 1:43pm 6 November 2015

 
London Assembly members voted unanimously this week in support of a motion to reduce road danger from lorries in London. Seven out the eight cycling fatalities in London this year involved lorries.
LCC members demonstrated with hundreds...

Loughborough Junction: last chance to support Space for Cycling!Published: 5:56pm 5 November 2015

Lambeth Cyclists are urging people, especially local Lambeth residents to show their support for the Space for Cycling' Scheme  that has been installed at Loughborough Junction. If you live locally or ride through the area regularly, please...

Say no to 'just paint' on Cycle SuperHighwaysPublished: 10:48am 5 November 2015

While TfL have taken great steps forward with Cycle SuperHighways designs of late, the Wandsworth Cycling Campaign and London Cycling Campaign are urging them not to take a serious step backwards with Balham High Road.
The consultation is here
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Space for Cycling win goes in at Torrington PlacePublished: 6:27pm 4 November 2015

In the run-up to the May 2014 local council elections, Camden Cyclists (the local branch of the London Cycling Campaign) asked ward councillors to deal with the overcrowded segregated track at Torrington Place in the west end. Camden Council is ...

LCC's Policy Forum: Can you help?Published: 7:38pm 3 November 2015

January 2016 will see new Policy Forum members elected. Please get involved and help us shape LCC’s policy agenda and positions.

LCC’s Policy Forum provides advice and input on policy topics from e-bikes to inclusive cycling to prot...

#ChooseCycling: London Cycling Campaign joins leading businesses to call on Chancellor to invest in cyclingPublished: 12:16pm 3 November 2015

LCC have co-signed a joint Open letter from British Cycling’s Business Network which says that a healthy and active workforce is key to a long term economic plan.

London Cycling Campaign have joined British Cycling’s #ChooseCycl...

TAKE ACTION: Politicians and cycling organisations reject Eurostar cycle restrictionsPublished: 3:33pm 26 October 2015

Eurostar has changed way its customers can travel with bikes; making it much more difficult, if not impossible for people to travel to Europe with their trusty steeds.  They’ll be demanding that people dismantle their bikes and p...

Our Campaigner Award Winners 2015!Published: 2:35pm 16 October 2015

On Saturday 17th October, at our AGM & Campaigners’ Conference we held our 2015 Campaigner Awards Ceremony to celebrate the awesome work of our local groups and activists.
The judging panel were hugely impressed by each nomination and...

Westminster Quietway - make sure it's quiet! Have your say!Published: 1:31pm 13 October 2015

 Conflict with pedestrians at the north end of Waterloo Bridge would be addressed by making the cycle track the same level and colour as the carriageway
Westminster City Council are currently consulting on some important improvements to cy...

Crackdown on 'frighteningly non-compliant' rogue lorry operatorsPublished: 9:00am 13 October 2015

Transport for London has announced a new London Freight Enforcement Partnership to tackle unsafe HGVs and take non-compliant and unsafe commercial vehicles, drivers and operators off London's streets. The news comes days after the Met Police's ann...

2015 Campaigner Awards Nominees announced!Published: 12:55pm 9 October 2015

Islington Cyclists Action Group Safari Ride 2015 (Best Local Group Ride or Event nominee)
The nomination deadline for our 2015 Campaigner Awards is now closed and we're pleased to announce the nominees in our four categories!
Best Ride Leader
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Darren Johnson AM to tour mini-Holland borough with Enfield Cycling CampaignPublished: 10:41am 6 October 2015

Darren Johnson AM will meet with Enfield Cycling Campaign and other local residents in Enfield on Tuesday 6th October to learn about the benefits the Cycle Enfield mini-Holland scheme will bring to the local area. The tour comes in the...

McDonalds appeal against safe superhighway dismissedPublished: 4:24pm 2 October 2015

Inspector concludes “allowing cars to cross the path of cyclists, when there is no need to do so, is not a good idea.”
Ealing Cycling Campaign has won a legal battle against fast food restaurant chain McDonalds over safety on the Ea...

Last few days to show support for safe cycling in EnfieldPublished: 3:12pm 2 October 2015

Enfield Council are asking people what they think of plans for the first mini-Holland scheme, which would create safe space for cycling from Palmers Green to Enfield Town. It’s really important that as many people as possible show they sup...

Cycling research goes to ManchesterPublished: 3:06pm 25 September 2015

 
Gabriele Schliwa and Graeme Sherriff, the organizers of Cycling and Society Symposium 2015. Photo: Jonathan Keenan
The only academic conference dedicated to all things cycling was held this month in Manchester. Cycling and Society Sy...