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Join the ride to Stop Climate Chaos Published: 11:00pm 12 Oct 2006

On Saturday 4th November, saddle up to stop climate change with a ride to Trafalgar Square for the I Count Stop Climate Chaos event.Make it countThis date is the last Saturday before the next round of international talks on climate change start in...

LCC and CTC groups support appeal against conviction of inconsiderate cycling Published: 11:00pm 30 Sep 2006

Daniel Cadden, the cyclist who was convicted of inconsiderate cycling and fined £100 and £200 in costs whilst riding in accordance with the National Standards for cycle training, has decided to appeal against his conviction.
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Share the Road joint statementPublished: 11:00pm 30 Sep 2006

In conjunction with CTC - the UK's national cyclists' organisation, Sustrans, Living Streets, Transport 2000 and the Environmental Transport Association, LCC has prepared the following joint statement on Transport for London's 'Share the Road' cam...

Women’s Road Riding Coaching DayPublished: 11:00pm 30 Sep 2006

Shecycles.com and the Surrey League will be hosting a women’s road riding coaching day on October 15th 2006 at the Hillingdon Cycle Circuit, the first in a series of women specific cycle coaching sessions to be held this winter.Come along and meet...

Win 2 tickets to Cycle Show 2006 Published: 11:00pm 26 Sep 2006

The first 5 new members who join this week will receive a pair of tickets to the cycling industry's biggest event - Cycle Show 2006 at ExCel in London on 6-8 October. The tickets are worth £24 on the door. So don't delay, join today.

Come along to LCC's Get Cycling! day Published: 11:00pm 21 Sep 2006

On Saturday 30th September LCC will be holding a ‘Get Cycling’ day at Victoria Park as part of the GLA Summer of Sport programme.Come and cycle with us!The event will take place from 12pm to 4pm and will be packed with hand-on cycling activities f...

Get ready for good goingPublished: 11:00pm 09 Sep 2006

From 15th September through to 24th September events will be taking place across London to celebrate good going week. See the good going website for what’s happening near you.Travel awareness in London - going greatGood going was launched in Tower...

Londoners keen to cycle to work but employers must take the initiativePublished: 11:00pm 08 Sep 2006

A new survey conducted by the Holborn Partnership shows that Londoners are keen to cycle to work but employers must take the initiative.The survey, conducted to clarify the perceptions of greenspaces and to drive future improvement programmes, sug...

Kids to get cycle-savvy with BikeabilityPublished: 11:00pm 06 Sep 2006

On 7th September 2006 kids across the country got into the saddle for the launch of Bikeability, the new cycling proficiency standard by Cycling England and the Department for Transport. The scheme marks the biggest upgrade yet in cycle training f...

Gearing up for European Mobility WeekPublished: 11:00pm 05 Sep 2006

European Mobility Week will be taking place from 16th to 22nd September this year, with cities across Europe celebrating forms of sustainable mobility. Friday 22nd September will be the annual International Car Free Day and in London, Monday 18th ...

Tour of Britain and BikeFest successPublished: 11:00pm 03 Sep 2006

Congratulations to our own Roger Hammond and Mark Cavendish, who finished second and third respectively in the final stage of the Tour of Britain on Sunday 3rd September. Both achieved the same time as the stage winner, the Belgian Tom Boonen. And...

Londoners show the way to fight obesity Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

More Cycling is the Solution to Obesity Epidemic says Health Select Committee – Opportunity for London. The House of Commons Health Select Committee makes the following statement in its report on obesity (p.116).“If the Government were to achieve ...

London Cycling Awards Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

This years winners were presented by Debborah Moggach, cycling author and screenwriter; David Begg, Transport Consultant; Ben Webster, Transport Correspondent for The Times; and Philip Darnton, Chair of the National Cycling Strategy Board.The full...

Cycling Oscars announced Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

Competition was incredibly tough for this year's LCC Awards, which were announced on Saturday 2 November.John Biggs from the Greater London Assembly and Chair of the Transport Committee presented the awards and praised the range and quality of the...

London Boroughs to get £758 million for transportation Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

TfL Press release - 23 November 2004 Mayor announces record five-year £758 million funding programme for local transport improvementsSustained local transport investment aims to improve journeys from ‘the moment Londoners’ leave their front door’....