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Rapha Roller Race: Culture Clash IIPublished: 12:00am 02 Nov 2007

Rapha is staging a grand night of roller racing on Saturday 17th November 2007 at the Classic Car Club in Old Street, London. The evening will feature a four-way clash between teams of bicycle couriers, cycle journalists, media folk and a ‘dark ho...

Lack of cycle facilities at St Pancras sparks protestPublished: 12:00am 31 Oct 2007

Cycle users will be converging on St Pancras at 8am on November 14th to protest at the lack of facilities for cyclists at London’s new flagship destination for the Eurostar. LCC local groups including Camden Cycling Campaign and City Cyclists will...

Cycle protest at Eurostar flagshipPublished: 11:00pm 24 Oct 2007

UPDATE: For a report on the St Pancras protest, please follow the link on the right.St Pancras International is to be circled by demonstrators on bicycles, assembling outside the German Gymnasium, Pancras Road, for 8.30am on the first day of publi...

London Cycling Awards 2007Published: 11:00pm 17 Oct 2007

More than 25 projects were nominated for the London Cycling Campaign (LCC) awards, which recognise the best contributions to the increase in cycling in London. The awards were presented at LCC’s annual general meeting on Tuesday October 16. Clare ...

David Brown to speak at tonight's AGMPublished: 11:00pm 15 Oct 2007

LCC AGM UPDATE:Unfortunately due to illness, Ken Livingstone is no longer able to appear at the LCC AGM taking place tonight at City Hall. We are pleased to announce that David Brown, Managing Director of Surface Transport at Transport for London,...

Get Cycle Tastic this October half termPublished: 11:00pm 10 Oct 2007

From Tuesday 23rd October to Sunday 28th October, you can get Cycle Tastic with Brent Eleven Streets Association. Running from 11am to 5pm each day, activities include learning how to fix your bike for free, getting your bike fixed, building a bik...

Kev Livingstone to speak at LCC AGMPublished: 11:00pm 08 Oct 2007

We're pleased to announce that Mayor Ken Livingstone will be speaking at London Cycling Campaign's Annual General Meeting, on October 16th. Mr Livingstone will be doing a presentation on cycling in London between 6pm and 6.30pm. The event takes pl...

2000 cyclists demand safer lorriesPublished: 11:00pm 03 Oct 2007

2000 cyclists have signed petitions supporting London Cycling Campaign's call for wide vision mirrors to be fitted to all lorries.  London Cycling Campaign (LCC) warns lives may needlessly be put at risk because the Department for Transport (DfT) ...

LCC competition - win a £700 road bikePublished: 11:00pm 25 Sep 2007

LCC will be running a prize draw for people who sign up as new members during Cycle Show 2007 at Earls Court on October 12th-14th. Everyone who joins will be automatically entered into a prize draw to win a £720 Pinnacle Sentinal 2.0 road bike, pi...

7 Urgent Steps to Daily CyclingPublished: 11:00pm 19 Sep 2007

London Cycling Campaign welcomes the enthusiasm for cycling generated by the Hovis London Freewheel. Urgent action is needed to capitalise on this enthusiasm. London would benefit greatly if the tens of thousands of event participants, and many ot...

Are you an experienced cyclist? Fancy some free marshall training?Published: 11:00pm 14 Sep 2007

LCC is looking for experienced cyclists to volunteer as leaders and marshalls on rides from points across London to the Hovis London Freewheel on September 23rd.Many of the people on the rides will be new and inexperienced cyclists who will really...

Contact LCC about Freewheel ridesPublished: 11:00pm 12 Sep 2007

For registered riders: contact us here if you need more details about your ride start point.

Members' offer! Get a friend to join LCC and win a prizePublished: 11:00pm 09 Sep 2007

To celebrate the first London Freewheel event this September, LCC is running a special offer for members. If you’re an LCC member and you get a friend or relative to join LCC using the form on the right, they’ll automatically get an exclusive LCC ...

Sunday September 9th: Tour of Britain hits LondonPublished: 11:00pm 04 Sep 2007

This weekend sees the return of the Tour of Britain in 2007. The Tour, which involves seven days of racing by elite riders, will pass through the South East, Somerset, West Midlands, Yorkshire, the Northwest and Scotland. In past years the race ha...

Deadline for nominations to the LCC Board approachingPublished: 11:00pm 15 Aug 2007

A quick reminder that the deadline for nominations to the LCC board is 5pm on Monday 20th August, so if you are interested in becoming a Board member please make sure that you have submitted a nomination form signed by you and a proposer and secon...