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Cars should carry a health warning, says John WhiteleggPublished: 12:00am 12 Jan 2008

An article published in Wednesday 9th January's edition of the Guardian byJohn Whitelegg, professor of sustainable development at York University's Stockholm Environment Institute, claims that a person driving to work or doing the school run by ca...

LCC's Mayoral and London Assembly Manifesto 2008Published: 12:00am 09 Jan 2008

LCC's mayoral manifesto has been sent to the 2008 candidates for the London mayoral elections. The candidates' responses will be published in the April/May edition of LCC's magazine, London Cyclist, which goes out to all LCC members. If you're not...

Eastway and After: Riders invited to visit Hog HillPublished: 12:00am 09 Jan 2008

Press release from the Eastway Users Group:On Saturday 12th January all Eastway riders are invited by the London Development Agency to come and see what's being built at Hog Hill. There will be the indy circuit under construction and off-road in t...

Tower of London and British Museum campaign successPublished: 12:00am 09 Jan 2008

Following LCC's London Landmarks campaign which encouraged London's tourist attractions to install cycle parking and provide information for those who may wish to visit their sites by bike, two more attractions can be added to the list of successe...

City of London police crack down on cyclistsPublished: 12:00am 08 Jan 2008

City of London police were fining cyclists who rode through red lights in the City on the morning of Tuesday 8th January, possibly in a bid to cash in on publicity brought about by BBC1’s ‘Road Rage: The Battle for Britain’s Roads’ documentary air...

Matthew Parris apologises for death-to-cyclists commentPublished: 12:00am 04 Jan 2008

Times columnist Matthew Parris has apologised for his attack on cyclists in his column published on 27th December 2007 (‘What’s smug and deserves to be decapitated’), which suggested cyclists should be decapitated because of their alleged litterin...

Five ways to reduce the number of lorry-cyclist collisionsPublished: 12:00am 01 Jan 2008

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LCC's New Year RevolutionsPublished: 12:00am 01 Jan 2008

You can improve your health, do your bit for the environment and save money by cycling more. LCC is urging everyone to make a win/win resolution for 2008 and is offering a range of tips, as well as free downloadable booklets and free maps to get y...

Sustrans win £50 million for walking and cyclingPublished: 12:00am 12 Dec 2007

Sustrans’ UK-wide Connect2 bid to transform local travel – bringing huge health and environmental benefits – has won the public vote in the Big Lottery Fund’s: The People’s £50 Million contest.Sustrans’ John Grimshaw said: “We are immensely gratef...

LCC's CEO speaks at Climate Change rallyPublished: 12:00am 11 Dec 2007

LCC's CEO Koy Thomson spoke at the National Climate March on Saturday 8th December, addressing thousands of participants who turned up to support the event.The rally was one of many taking place across the world on the same day to demand that worl...

Connect2 phone voting now openPublished: 12:00am 07 Dec 2007

Sustrans' Connect2 bid to win £50 million Lottery funding to improve walking and cycling in 79 communities across the UK including 6 schemes in London is entering its final stages.  Online voting has been open for over a week, but from today there...

Join an Otesha Cycle Tour in Summer 2008Published: 12:00am 27 Nov 2007

The Otesha Project UK are looking to recruit young people aged 18-25 to take part in cycle tours in summer 2008, travelling the UK by bike while making a real difference in the world.Otesha say:"If you want to actually do something that matte...

Vote for walking and cycling: Connect2 needs you!Published: 12:00am 27 Nov 2007

LCC is encouraging everyone to get online to support Sustrans' Connect2, and transform walking and cycling locally and across the UK. By visiting the People's 50 Million website and voting for Sustrans' Connect2, everyone can help bring new local ...

Wimbledon Winter WonderlandPublished: 12:00am 16 Nov 2007

Pedal4elf, a locally based community cycling project has joined up with Wimbledon Racquets and Fitness club for the Wimbledon Winter Wonderland parade on 29th November. Head elf, Fred Ellis said:"We are trying to be as green as possible this ...