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London gets business leaders moving during City Cycling ChallengePublished: 11:00pm 1 September 2010

As part of the European Mobility Week, the City of London Corporation is calling on City managers to get on their bikes and raise money for the charity Re-Cycle.
By taking part in the City Cycle Challenge, participants commit to do at l...

Transport for London's cycling adsPublished: 11:00pm 1 September 2010

 

 
Transport for London has launched a series of six advertisements to promote cycling.
One advert, complete with celebs Dermot O’Leary and Edith Bowman, is currently playing to cinema audiences.
The ot...

Minister enjoys cycle training but Cycling England could face cutsPublished: 11:00pm 1 September 2010

Secretary of State for Transport Theresa Villiers has benefited from Bikeability cycle training, at the same time that rumours are circulating that Cycling England might lose funding in the next round of government cuts.
Cycling England, lau...

LCC AGM takes place on Wednesday 16 November 2010Published: 11:00pm 1 September 2010

LCC's annual general meeting takes place on Wednesday 17 November 2010.Even though registration has closed, members are still welcome, although due to the size of the venue latecomers might have to stand for part of the evening.Find more details a...

LCC will make sure London local councils don't forget cyclistsPublished: 11:00pm 1 September 2010

A new funding arrangement for local government in Greater London - Local Implementation Plans (LIPs) - will determine how councils spend your money in the coming five years.
LCC has put together a 'Rough Guide to LIPs' (download it on the right) ...

Why not fund-raise for LCC's 'No More Lethal Lorries' campaign?Published: 11:00pm 1 September 2010

LCC has set up a Virgin Money Giving page to make it easier for our members to help us raise more funds for our campaigns.
You can help us hit our £10,000 fundraising target for our current HGV safety campaign 'No More Lethal Lorries'....

eBay-style auction site aims to reduce online stolen bike salesPublished: 11:00pm 31 August 2010

In July 2010, Going Going Bike launched an online market-place for bicycles and all things cycling-related.
The Going Going Bike site aims to be a more reliable places to sell and buy second-hand bikes online.
The site encourages vendors to ve...

London Cycling Campaign appoints new chief executivePublished: 11:00pm 15 August 2010

London Cycling Campaign is delighted to announce the appointment of seasoned campaigner Ashok Sinha as its new chief executive.
The position became vacant when former chief executive Koy Thomson left LCC to work in his specialist field of in...

Enjoy one of 50 LCC guided cycle rides to London SkyridePublished: 11:00pm 15 August 2010

photo TB The recent Skyride in Ealing attracted many families

 
 
 
 
London Cycling Campaign will once again this year be repeating our popular guided rides into central London for the Mayors' Skyride on Sunday 5 Sept...

Five golden rules for Cycle HirePublished: 1:16pm 12 August 2010

The London Cycle Hire Scheme is generating nearly 15,000 cycle journeys per day, less than a fortnight after its inception. Here are some tips to make your experience as good as possible...
LCC's five golden rules to avoid hiccups
Check your acc...

LCC responds to two Transport for London consultationsPublished: 2:40pm 5 August 2010

photo LCC has made sure the problem of internet sales of stolen bikes is in the Cycle Security Action Plan

 
Two consultation responses have been submitted to Transport for London, one on the Cycle Security Action Plan, and another on t...

Cyclists reminded to show consideration on London towpathsPublished: 11:00pm 4 August 2010

photo Adrian Lewis Giving walkers warning and moderating speed are the essence of the Two Tings campaign
 

 
Cyclists are being reminded to show consideration for walkers on London's canals, and remember to give Two Tings of ...

New shared-use path in Kensington Gardens extends east-west cycle routePublished: 11:00pm 4 August 2010

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photo The green line shows the new shared-use path completing the existing yellow cycle route: show your support for more by emailing Royal Parks

 
A stretch of path in front of Kensing...

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...

Two more one-way City streets become two-way for cyclistsPublished: 11:00pm 4 August 2010

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photo The City of London has made another two one-way streets two-way for cyclists

 
In a bid to remove barriers for cyclists and to link Cycle Superhighway 3 and Tower Bridge to Bank, the City is a...