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LCC seeks volunteers to help cycling promotion in LondonPublished: 12:00am 07 Jan 2010

photo Volunteering with LCC can be office-based, or out and about on your bicycle LCC always needs people to help with cycling promotion efforts in Greater London. We're currently looking to fill some specific positions (see below), but also welco...

Naked cyclists forced to wear helmets in New ZealandPublished: 12:00am 07 Jan 2010

In New Zealand, two young men caught cycling with no clothes on escape charges of offensive behaviour, but are warned to wear protective headgear, a strict legal requirement in that country. Read the full story.

No shortage of sensible advice for cycling in the London snowPublished: 12:00am 06 Jan 2010

With so much travel disruption, cycling can be the most convenient way to get around when it snows in London, but you'd be wise to read our winter cycling advice first.Take your pic from our selection of snow talk:The Guardian's Matt Seaton offers...

Transport for London launches 'Bank Job' cycle safety videoPublished: 12:00am 01 Jan 2010

video The new prime-time TV and cinema cycle safety video from TfL cost a reported £200,000 to produce.The latest TfL cycle safety video, launched to coincide with the mayor's Cycle Safety Action Plan, takes an unusual approach to try and reduce...

Islington 20mph limit part of plans to cut road deaths by a thirdPublished: 12:00am 22 Dec 2009

photo The first borough-wide 20mph speed limit come to Islington in January, with others expectIslington is to become the first borough in the capital to introduce a 20mph speed limit on all residential roads.The council will introduce the limit i...

Bike theft victim turns to internet to solve crimePublished: 12:00am 22 Dec 2009

photo This website was created by web designer John Biddulph in an attempt to recover his stolen bike A victim of bike theft has designed a website that he hopes will help capture the thief, and allow other cylists to recover their stolen property...

Air pollution problems could mean more car-free days for capitalPublished: 12:00am 22 Dec 2009

photo London is the dirtiest city in Europe where vehicle emissions are concerned Mayor Boris Johnson has said he's considering temporary bans on cars and trucks on the busiest roads in the capital to combat air pollution, which is breaching safet...

London Cycle Hire scheme will be free for first 30 minutesPublished: 12:00am 22 Dec 2009

photo TfL This artist impression shows a docking station full of bikes for the Cycle Hire scheme LCC has welcomed Transport for London's announcement that the Zone 1 Bike Hire scheme, due for launch in July 2010, will be free for users for the fir...

City makes six one-way streets two-way for cyclistsPublished: 12:00am 21 Dec 2009

photo City Corporation cycling officer Jereme Mckaskill rides along Cloth Fair, newly made two-way for cyclistsFollowing long-term advocacy from LCC, City cyclists have a new choice of routes as several one-way streets in the area have been made t...

Cyclist survey responses could prevent South Bank bike banPublished: 11:46am 18 Dec 2009

photo EO1_flickr LCC says that cyclists and walkers can both enjoy the South Bank of the river togetherDo you ever cycle in the South Bank? If so, Lambeth Council and the South Bank Partnership are asking for your views on cycle routes, parking an...

Have your say on the future of National Rail and cycling provisionPublished: 12:00am 18 Dec 2009

photo Lionel Shapiro Cyclists now have a chance to shape the direction of British train policiesNow's the chance for cyclists who use the UK rail network, or would like to use it more, to have their say on how conditions could be improved.LCC beli...

Copenhagen shows cycling is one way to combat climate changePublished: 12:00am 18 Dec 2009

photo BBCWorldService-Flickr Excellent provision encourages 37% of Copenhagen commuters to cycleAs the world's leaders break sweat over carbon reduction, the Danes show how easy way it is to enjoy cycling, even in the winter.Over 60 journalists to...

London Cyclist columnist tells of global cycling adventuresPublished: 12:00am 18 Dec 2009

photo Josie Dew Riding 10,000 miles around the UK with her daughter is just one of Josie's adventuresJosie Dew has cycled 350,000 miles across six continents and 47 countries. On Monday 11 January 2010 she'll be talking about some of heradventures...

TfL says motorbikes in bus lanes report allows 'no meaningful comparison'Published: 12:00am 14 Dec 2009

photo TfL says its interim report provides "no meaningful comparison" for the bus lanes trialTransport for London says it's not possible to draw conclusions from the collision data in its interim report on the motorbikes bikes in bus lan...

Can you help LCC build stronger links with London businesses?Published: 12:00am 03 Dec 2009

photo Jason Patient Would more of your colleagues benefit from cycling to work? If so, contact LCCLCC is looking to its members to help us build stronger relations with the capital's business community.Marketing manager Lucy Cooper said, "Do ...