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Valentines Day Cycle Fashion ShowPublished: 12:00am 1 February 2008

As part of London Fashion Week, East London’s Columbia Road will be transformed from Flower Market to High Fashion Catwalk on Thursday, 14 February, with a 'Wheels & Heels' cycle fashion show hosted by Hackney Council and Tower Hamlets Council...

LCC Audiovisual GroupPublished: 12:00am 30 January 2008

A new group seeks members to be involved in the production of audio visual materials such as videos, audio recordings and photographs that LCC would use to publicise and increase the impact of their campaigns.Working groups would get together for ...

20 mph must cover all streets under mayoral controlPublished: 12:00am 22 January 2008

The Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, will at his weekly press conference today (22 January 2008) announce details of his proposed budget for improving London’s environment and maintaining London’s contribution to tackling climate change – includi...

£140 million Government support for cycling welcomed by London Cycling CampaignPublished: 12:00am 21 January 2008

Ruth Kelly, Secretary of State for Transport, has announced that the Government will be investing £140 million over the next three years to boost cycling nationally.The funding will be administered by Cycling England, the body set up by the Govern...

Cars should carry a health warning, says John WhiteleggPublished: 12:00am 12 January 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 9 January 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 9 January 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 9 January 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 8 January 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 4 January 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...

LCC's New Year RevolutionsPublished: 12:00am 1 January 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...

2009 News ArchivesPublished: 12:00am 1 January 2008

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Five ways to reduce the number of lorry-cyclist collisionsPublished: 12:00am 1 January 2008

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Sustrans win £50 million for walking and cyclingPublished: 12:00am 12 December 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 December 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...