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Sustainability charity offers eco-leadership in Welsh retreatPublished: 11:00pm 4 August 2010

photo Why not take part in the Otesha Project UK's 10-day eco-leadership holiday in Wales?

From 24 September to 3 October 2010, the Otesha Project UK is running a Sustainability Leadership course, a jam-packed 10-day adventure ta...

No More Lethal Lorries campaign launched in The GuardianPublished: 11:00pm 4 August 2010

photo Charlie Lloyd This poster from the City Corporation is in very poor taste, discouraging not promoting cycling

The "No More Lethal Lorries" campaign has been officially launched with an article on The Guardian B...

Mayor hints at 'one in five' target for cycling as Cycle Hire arrivesPublished: 11:00pm 4 August 2010

photo The mayor is calling for a massive increase in cycling, with a potential new target of 20% of journeys

Launching London's Cycle Hire scheme, the Mayor of London Boris Johnson has called for a massive increase...

Video production workshop can help improve your campaign skills Published: 11:00pm 3 August 2010

 photo Producing campaign-oriented videos is just one thing you can learn at an LCC workshop

Make LCC stronger by taking part in our training sessions and improve your campaigning skills. Work with LCC in your area on local issue...

Pedal Power - cycling for all in KenningtonPublished: 11:00pm 28 July 2010

Pedal Power Kennington is a young community project based in the Lilian Baylis Community Hub in Lollard Street, Kennington, providing a range of cycling activities for young people and adults.
The project was set up with funding from Transport ...

A little funding goes a long way for school in SuttonPublished: 11:00pm 28 July 2010

Link Secondary School in South London caters for students with language impairments.
It received a £4,060 grant from the Community Cycling Fund for London in spring 2010 to offer improved and further cycling opportunities for both pupils ...

London-based homeless charity launches cycling programmePublished: 11:00pm 28 July 2010

Help break the cycle of homelessness.

On Sunday 19th September, Broadway, a West London-based homelessness charity, is launching Bike Broadway with an action-packed day of cycling.
The charity has been funded by the Com...

Cycling in the countryside for East London kidsPublished: 11:00pm 28 July 2010

The family-run Tower Hamlets cycling club recently took its participants on a 3-day cycling trip to the New Forest, Hampshire, to teach the kids how to deal with more difficult off road terrain and how to use their gears to the best effect.
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Build-a-bike project to help refugees into employmentPublished: 11:00pm 28 July 2010

NDRC Build-a-Bike course

Searching for an idea to engage visitors of the Notre Dame Refugee Centre in a long-term scheme that would help them get into employment and learn new skills, the centre launched a Build-a-Bike project.
Early i...

London's first hill climb time trial reaches great heightsPublished: 11:00pm 25 July 2010

photo Andy Waterman A competitor grits his teeth on the course of the first London Urban Hill Climb

London's first closed-road hill-climb time trial took place on Thursday 22 July 2010, the same evening that Andy Schleck and Albe...

Bexley Council promotes free summer cycling courses for childrenPublished: 11:00pm 25 July 2010

photo Lionel Shapiro Children in Bexley can enjoy the council's summer programme of cycling lessons

Bexley Council has been praised for running free cycling courses for local children over the Summer.
The courses aim to give cyc...

London’s new roadworks permits can address cyclist needsPublished: 11:00pm 21 July 2010

Video Confusing roadworks were implicated in the death of a cyclist in Oxford Street earlier this year

Cyclists are expected to benefit from the new London Permit Scheme for roadworks, which has so far been rolle...

15 August sees Redbridge become London's cycling centrePublished: 11:00pm 21 July 2010

photo TB The recent Skyride in Ealing attracted many families - look out for the Redbridge car-free event

On Sunday 15 August 2010, streets in the Hainault area (including the Redbridge Cycling Centre) will be closed to motor traffic to make ...

Gumtree works with campaigners to reduce stolen bike sales in LondonPublished: 11:00pm 21 July 2010

LCC, CTC and a representative of the police's new bike squad met Gumtree's Head of Customer Service, Trust and Security, Katie Kitiri, to discuss measures to reduce the incidence of stolen bike sales on the online classified site.
In Ju...

More danger from motorbikes in London bus lanes until 2012Published: 11:00pm 21 July 2010

photo Despite an increase in casualties the mayor has extended the motorbikes in bus lanes trial to 2012

The repeat Experimental Traffic Order to extend the trial allowing motorcycles in bus lanes comes into force on Saturday 24 July ...