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New and improved plans for Kingston mini-Holland schemePublished: 12:06pm 19 March 2015

 

Kingston Council have produced revised proposals for the Portsmouth Road mini-Holland scheme which Kingston Cycling Campaign say are a "considerable improvement" on previous plans. LCC and others expressed concerns with the initial plans...

Ealing Council reverses decision on dangerous McDonalds plansPublished: 11:51am 19 March 2015

We’re pleased to hear that Ealing Council have reversed a planning decision which would have created danger to cyclists on the new East-West cycle superhighway. 
Ealing Council’s planning committee granted permission to McDonalds...

Major increase in cycle parking standards for new developmentsPublished: 1:24pm 12 March 2015

Major increase in cycle parking standards for new developments
Do you have insufficient space for you bike at home or in the office?  – you are not alone.  The Mayor has, following strong representations from LCC and others, recog...

Transport for London to trial 20mph on main roadsPublished: 11:27am 12 March 2015

London Cycling Campaign welcomes Transport for London (TfL)'s announcement that it will be trialling 20mph speed limits on key roads in central London. LCC has long campaigned for 20mph speed limits in London: 20mph saves lives, and these trials...

Refer a friend to LCC and receive a free gift!Published: 1:59pm 10 March 2015

This spring, we’re offering you the chance to boost London Cycling Campaign’s numbers, strengthen our campaigning power, get your friends cycling and receive a free gift – all in one go!
For this month only, refer your friends...

Mayor set to be quizzed on cycling underspendPublished: 1:08pm 10 March 2015

The Mayor of London today broke ground on the new North-South cycle superhighway - but with so little cycling provision actually on the ground since Boris was elected on a cycling ticket, London Assembly members want to know what he's going...

CS1: Superhighway or superquietway?Published: 4:52pm 9 March 2015

Transport for London is currently consulting on its plans for Cycle Superhighway 1 (CS1), which would run from White Hart Lane in Tottenham to Liverpool Street station, forming part of the London-wide network of Cycle Superhighways.
There's been ...

Waltham Forest open engagement surveys on Mini Holland projectsPublished: 1:06pm 9 March 2015

Have your say in Waltham Forest
Waltham Forest has been successful in its bid to Transport for London for £30m to fund a Mini Holland cycling programme to radically improve the borough’s cycling infrastructure and support a step cha...

Space for Cycling campaign wins prestigious awardPublished: 6:33pm 6 March 2015

For the second year in a row an LCC campaign has triumphed in the prestigious London Transport Awards.
Space for Cycling, LCC's campaign to secure cycling improvements in every one of  London's 629 council wards, was victorious in the Tran...

Local Group News: March 2015Published: 11:46am 5 March 2015

London Cycling Campaign has a network of over 30 Local Groups across London, one per borough.
Find out what they've been up to in their latest Newsletters!
If you're an LCC member, you'll recieve your borough Newsletter in your ...

Progress towards safer lorries highlighted at CLOCS eventPublished: 5:50pm 27 February 2015

CLOCS (Construction Logistics and Cyclist Safety) exists to reduce road danger from construction industry vehicles. It focuses on three workstreams: improving vehicle safety, ensuring road danger reduction is considered as important as health an...

What's wrong with new Aviva research on London cycle safety Published: 10:06am 25 February 2015

New research by Aviva on cycling in London has highlighted the need for urgent action to create safe space for cycling on London’s streets – but some of its methodologies and messaging are misleading, London Cycling Campaign believes.
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Fourth cyclist of 2015 killed in crash with lorry at VictoriaPublished: 11:11am 19 February 2015

Photo: Evening Standard
A woman in her 30s has died following a collision with a lorry on Victoria Street next to Victoria Palace Theatre. She is the fourth cyclist to have been killed in London this year.
From the information available we und...

Mounting opposition towards Garden Bridge with 'space for plants' - but not cyclingPublished: 1:04pm 17 February 2015

(Photo: Arup)
A legal challenge has been launched against plans to build a garden bridge over the river Thames. Michael Ball, from Tulse Hill in south London, is claiming the London borough of Lambeth unlawfully granted planning permission...

Cycle Safety Shield technology to be rolled out on Ealing lorriesPublished: 2:10pm 16 February 2015

Collision avoidance technology is to be rolled out on Ealing Council’s fleet of Large Goods Vehicles (LGVs), the City of London, Hackney and some council contractors are also implementing these sensors. This is a significant victory for Lo...