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London Nocturne: Visit our stand for first glimpse of Trek's pro race bike, the LeopardPublished: 1:10pm 8 June 2011

On Saturday 11 June 2011, at Smithfield Market, the IG Markets London Nocturne is an evening cycling event that features professional criterium racing, as well as the inaugural Brooks Penny Farthing Race and the Kansi Folding Bike Race, complete w...

Blackfriars: It's time to put people first in our city centrePublished: 2:44pm 7 June 2011

Tomorrow is something of a watershed, when the London Assembly will vote on what might seem like a fairly trivial matter of a 20mph speed limit on one bridge in central London.
It isn't trivial to people like Clare Gerada, the cyclist knocked off...

Blackfriars casualty calls for safer junction and a permanent 20mph limitPublished: 11:04am 6 June 2011

Dr Clare Gerada is an eminent doctor, chair of Council at the Royal College of General Practitioners, the body that represents tens of thousands of GPs all over the UK.
She's also a practising GP in Kennington, south London.
Last Wednesda...

London's cycling community mourns the sudden death of Southwark's Barry MasonPublished: 8:48pm 5 June 2011

On Friday we were saddened to hear of the sudden death of Barry Mason, coordinator of Southwark Cyclists, who died in a swimming accident while on holiday in Spain.Everyone at the London Cycling Campaign, including staff and the board of trus...

Welcome to the launch of the new London Cycling Campaign websitePublished: 12:58am 31 May 2011

Yes, welcome to our new site...
We've been building since January so it's exciting to have it finally launched for our members and the world at large.
We admit, due to time and cost constraints, that there might be a few wrinkles that need ironi...

Show your support for London Assembly motion to keep Blackfriars 20mphPublished: 9:40pm 26 May 2011

Add to our photo petition: "Boris, give us the freedom to walk or ride: Blackfriars must stay 20mph"
Campaign Update   June 24
There was outrage amongst London cyclists and many politicians that the motion to the London Assembly that w...

Why did Transport for London reject its own cycle-friendly Blackfriars design?Published: 11:32pm 21 May 2011

photo Hundreds of protestors demonstrated against the latest designs proposed for Blackfriars Bridge

What the hundreds of cyclists who demonstrated on Blackfriars Bridge this morning might not know is that, four years ago, Transport for Londo...

Do you want Blackfriars to be a 'motorway' for the next 30 years?Published: 11:29pm 21 May 2011

LCC has criticised Transport for London's latest proposals for Blackfriars Bridge, which condemn Londoners to continue cycling through a 'motorway' in order to cross the river, potentially for decades to come.
Read the proposal here
We thank L...

LCC distributes £125,000 to community cycling projects in LondonPublished: 11:25pm 21 May 2011

The Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFL) is accepting grant applications from grassroots cycling projects from 20 May until 3 June 2011.
Grants of up to £5000 are available for community groups to start new initiatives to get ...

10,000 sign petition calling for cycle training for London lorry driversPublished: 11:12pm 21 May 2011

CEO Ashok Sinha hands our petition to Assembly Members representing the four main parties photo Belinda Sinclair

More than 10,000 people have signed LCC's petition calling for all London councils to provide cyclist-awareness training for thei...

London's obesity crisis costing £1 billion per year in healthcarePublished: 11:00pm 27 April 2011

photo A new report from the London Assembly, Tipping the Scales condemns the lack of action on obesity

A new report commissioned by the London Assembly's Health & Public Services Committee, shows that Greater London has the worst chi...

Now's your chance to submit corrections for London cycle mapsPublished: 11:00pm 27 April 2011

photo The original paper maps were developed by LCC in conjunction with the then mayor, Ken Livingstone

The 14 London Cycling Guides, first published in 2001 by Transport for London in partnership with LCC, were the successors to LCC’s ...

Transport for London dropped cycle-friendly plan for BlackfriarsPublished: 11:00pm 26 April 2011

Documents requested by LCC show that Transport for London was working on a more cycle-friendly double T-junction plan for Blackfriars as long ago as 2007.
The designs were originally supported by the City of London and echoed similar proposals fr...

LCC launches extended programme of cycle training for over-50sPublished: 11:00pm 25 April 2011

For 2011, LCC is pleased to announce an expanded programme of cycle training for the over-50s, with funding from the Bicycle Association and borough councils.
The Agewell On Wheels courses cost just £10, and take place in four locations (se...

Cyclists urged to sign petition calling for Archway to be two-way againPublished: 12:29pm 15 April 2011

photo The Archway one-way system increases danger for cyclists and pedestrians in the area

Cyclists are being urged to sign a petition calling for the Archway one-way system to be returned to two way.
NB: The petition is only open until Mond...