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Mayor of Hilllingdon attends Interschool Championship at Field End Junior School’s new bike track Published: 11:00pm 30 June 2010


Councillor David Yarrow, Mayor of Hillingdon, his wife and representatives from the local transport police and safer neighbourhood team attended the Interschool Championship on Tuesday 29th June.
Field End Junior School runs a highly s...

LCC cycling projects join the elite at TfL's Smarter Travel AwardsPublished: 11:00pm 30 June 2010


Cyclists are left holding the baby in Ealing
Bromley Cyclist’s Big Foot Bike Club project, Ealing Cycling Campaign’s Back on the Bike with children and the Regent’s Park Safer Police Team in partnership with Fr...

Bromley Bike BlastPublished: 11:00pm 30 June 2010


Bromley Cyclists, one of LCC’s local groups, together with the Bromley Council Road Safety Unit and British Cycling, organised this year’s Bromley Bike Blast festival on the last Saturday of June with the support of TfL&rsquo...

Bike recycling empowering the local community in KingstonPublished: 11:00pm 27 June 2010

Project co-ordinator Bart Ricketts (far right) with participants


Kingston Eco-op is a social enterprise based in Kingston upon Thames which offers supported employment skills and training for disabled people and those at r...

19,000km bike ride for Help for HeroesPublished: 11:00pm 27 June 2010

Simon and his bike.

Simon Perry, 29 year old Brit based in Madrid, is embarking on a 10 month bike ride to raise money for Help for Heroes, a charity offering direct support to members of the armed services who have been injured in th...

Bus lanes trial has resulted in motorbike speeding and more crashesPublished: 11:00pm 24 June 2010

The mayor has extended the motorbikes in bus lanes trial even though an independent report has found that it might be placing motorcyclists and cyclists at greater risk of injury.
The report, commissioned by Transport for London, concludes that &...

All London boroughs delivering cycle training 2010/11Published: 11:00pm 23 June 2010

An LCC investigation has established which borough councils are spending the most on cycle training in 2010-11.
Money for cycle training is no longer ring-fenced for the purpose by Transport for London, but all London councils have chosen to supp...

'We need to get new Transport Minister on Bike' Boris tells LCC Published: 11:00pm 23 June 2010

photo LCC interviews the Mayor on the expansion of the Cycle Hire Scheme to East and outer London

LCC's campaign's manager Tom Bogdanowicz spoke to Mayor Boris Johnson recently about the Cycle Hire Scheme.
TB When will the Cycle Hire Schem...

Last chance to nominate campaigners for mentoring programmePublished: 11:00pm 23 June 2010

Midday, Wednesday 30 June 2010 is the closing date for applications for an SMK Award, for people who want to take their campaigning skills to the next level.Winners receive a six-month, all-expenses paid, bespoke programme of support from the Shei...

Three LCC-administered projects nominated for Smarter Travel AwardsPublished: 9:29pm 23 June 2010

Three LCC-adminstered Community Cycling Fund for London projects have been listed for Smarter Travel Awards.
The three projects are:

Bromley Cyclists Big Foot Clubs 
Regent's Park police and Frank Barnes school
Ealing Cycling Campaign...

Visit LCC at London's hottest free race day, the Smithfield NocturePublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

photo The Smithfield Nocturne is a cracking free family day of bike race entertainment in central London

The HTC Smithfield Nocturne hits the streets of the City of London on Saturday 19 June 2010, with the day of FREE events starting...

Two-tier cycle parking at Waterloo shows the way forwardPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

photo The new bike stands at Waterloo are the minimum that each mainlain station should have

Two-tier cycle racks have been opened at Waterloo station, increasing the number of parking spaces at one of Britain’s busiest railway station...

150-mile cycle ride visits all London football clubsPublished: 11:00pm 9 June 2010

An epic 150-mile charity cycle ride to all 22 football stadia in London brought together an unlikely bunch of people.

151 miles London to Barnsley, as the crow flies
18 hours
3162ft climb/descent Equivalent to going up and down Scafell, Eng...

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.

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