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A41 cyclist fatality highlights lethal London junctionsPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

A cyclist fatality has highlighted the problem of dangerous junctions that exist all over Greater London and the UK. LCC says these relics from the past must be made safe.Click the image once to watch; twice to view in a larger window.

Three questions: fill in our 20-second web surveyPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

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Buy a Trek bike and get free LCC membershipPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

Anyone who buys a Trek Bike from a participating London bike shop before 30 June 2010 will be given one-year's free membership to LCC, as part of the company's Go By Bike promotion.
Trek will also provide customers with a ‘Free Your Bi...

LCC welcomes TfL report recommending 20mph for all London bridgesPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

LCC is pleased that the mayor might make Southwark Bridge a 20mph zone as part of Superhighway 7, but is keen to draw to his attention a report that strongly recommends all central London bridges should be 20mph.
The 2008 Transport for London Bri...

Southern roundabout of Elephant and Castle to be removedPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

photo This is a view of the proposed junction, facing south towards Newington Butts in the top-right
 

 
Work is due to start on the southern roundabout of the Elephant and Castle road complex, which is being converted into a thre...

North London cycling event seeks helpersPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

Go Islington is a festival of cycling, running, dancing, and the arts taking place in the North London borough on Sunday 4 July 2010
11am-4pm, 4 July Highbury Fields, Islington, N5 1AR
The event will feature cycle tours around Islington, startin...

Successful Greenways programme victim of TfL budget changesPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

photo Greenways, like this new one in Beckenham, provide safe and useful links for walkers and cyclists 

 
Another section of successful cycling and walking route has been opened in Greater London, in Beckenham, as part of the...

Campaigning brings London anti-theft cycle squad successesPublished: 11:00pm 8 June 2010

photo TfL Three officers from the new bike theft squad, designed to address the stolen bike problem

LCC lobbying has helped create a 30-strong anti-theft squad specifically to tackle bicycle crime in Greater London.
One of the key demands of...

Cycle Hire users depend on London drivers taking more carePublished: 11:00pm 7 June 2010

photo A key factor for a safer Cycle Hire Scheme this summer is more attentive driving, says LCC

City centre drivers are being urged to take more care after the Cycle Hire Scheme launches on 30 July 2010.
 
LCC campaigns offi...

LCC tags show cyclists how to Beat The ThiefPublished: 11:00pm 3 June 2010

photo The tags give tips on locking your bike and encourage you to record your frame number at homeDuring June LCC is tagging thousands of bikes all over Greater London to alert cyclists to the dangers of bike theft.Each tag provides a list of loc...

Barclays £25 million sponsorship of Cycle Hire could herald major expansionPublished: 11:00pm 27 May 2010

photo LCC The Mayor is already talking about expanding the Hire Scheme - more photos hereBarclays £25 million sponsorship of the Cycle Hire Scheme could herald an expansion into the Isle of Dogs and outer London, Mayor Boris Johnson told LCC.Detai...

LCC chief executive to leave LCC in July 2010Published: 11:00pm 27 May 2010

photo Koy Thomson (centre) celebrates with LCC staff being one of London's '1000 Influentials'Koy Thomson, London Cycling Campaign’s chief executive, is to leave on 23 July 2010 to take up a new post as chief executive of the charity Children in C...

LCC secures review of cycle routes in Olympic ParkPublished: 11:00pm 26 May 2010

photo The Velodrome takes shape in the Olympic Park, but will there be decent cycle routes around the area?The Olympic Delivery Agency (ODA) has promised to review cycle provision in the Olympic Park after lobbying by LCC’s East London groups at a...

Lambeth gives more cyclists opportunity to sit in lorry cabPublished: 11:00pm 26 May 2010

View HGV events 2010 in a larger map

map Use the + and - buttons to zoom in on the HGV-cyclist locations on the mapLambeth Council's Sustainable Transport team is organising a series of
events giving cyclists the chance to chance to sit in ...

Dates set for three London Skyrides in 2010Published: 11:00pm 26 May 2010

photo One central London and two local mass cycling events will take place in 2010. Three Skyride events will take place in the capital in 2010, including a central London event on Sunday 5 September.Two local Skyrides will take place in Ealing on...