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Be a cycling ambassador for LCCPublished: 11:00pm 9 August 2007

We're looking for enthusiastic cycling ambassadors who can man the Hubs in parks across London and the LCC stand in St James's Park and offer cycling advice and information about LCC to potential new members during Hovis London Freewheel on Sunday...

Active Travel Consortium launches £30 million walking and cycling projectPublished: 11:00pm 24 July 2007

LCC is a member of the Active Travel Consortium (ATC), a unique grouping of cycling, walking and health organisations delighted to have received funding of £20 million from the Big Lottery Fund's Well-being programme to help communities build heal...

Cycling Exhibitions in LondonPublished: 11:00pm 10 July 2007

FIXED Exhibition at the Design MuseumIn the Tank exhibition area in front of the Design Museum, Shad Thames, until 9 September, free to view any time day or night, FIXED is a survey of fixed gear bikes from 1888 to the present day. Featuring four ...

Tour de France rides and viewing area registration closing soonPublished: 11:00pm 27 June 2007

Want to join an LCC ride from your local area and watch the Tour de France Prologue race on Saturday 7th July from our exclusive viewing area in Hyde Park? Registration will be closing at the end of Sunday 1st July (possibly sooner if we run out o...

Tour de France FAQPublished: 11:00pm 25 June 2007

On Saturday 7th July, LCC will be taking thousands of riders from points across London to an exclusive viewing area in Hyde Park to watch the Prologue race of the Tour de France. You can find out more or register to join us or help out by followin...

Cyclists wanted for Bicycle BalletPublished: 11:00pm 19 June 2007

The Bicycle Ballet and is exactly what it says it is: a ballet performed on bicycles. The show has a core of cycling dancers, but they need lots of volunteer cyclists to make up the Chorus and (with less commitment) the Cycling Mass.The performanc...

Bike Week is here! Published: 11:00pm 18 June 2007

Thousands of people are flocking to Bike Week events across the capital to celebrate cycling and to encourage more people to get on their bikes. Bike Week is the UK’s annual celebration of cycling with 1,500 events expected to attract more than 25...

See and be seen around HGVs in Trafalgar SquarePublished: 11:00pm 18 June 2007

Two large lorries will be set up all day Tuesday and Wednesday in Trafalgar Square between 7am and 7pm. This is your chance to get up close and stay safe. Sit in the driver's cab, see what you look like in the driver's mirror. Walk/cycle around th...

London Cycling Awards 2007Published: 11:00pm 18 June 2007

The London Cycling Awards 2007 have been launched and we are inviting nominations for the capital’s best cycling initiatives.The awards, run by LCC, aim to recognise and celebrate the greatest contributions to increasing and enhancing cycling in t...

MPs ride the Tour de FrancePublished: 11:00pm 12 June 2007

Passing Buckingham PalaceThe All Party Parliamentary Bike Ride, the annual event which aims to promote cycling for all as part of Bike2Work, took around 25 MPs and peers on the route of the Prologue course of the Tour de France, including Transpor...

Meeting between Eastway riders and Olympic Delivery AuthorityPublished: 11:00pm 22 May 2007

An open meeting is due to take place between the Eastway Users' Group and the Olympic Delivery Authority, featuring a presentation on the Legacy Velopark plans from the ODA and a Q&A giving the riders an opportunity to give their views on the ...

Met Police win case against Critical MassPublished: 11:00pm 22 May 2007

The Met Police’s appeal against the ruling that London’s Critical Mass bike ride did not need permission under the Public Order Act  has been successful.  This does not ban the critical mass but potentially gives the police the power to make arres...

'Two Tings' towpaths campaign launchedPublished: 11:00pm 13 May 2007

Friday 4th May saw the launch of the British Waterways ‘Two Tings’ campaign, which aims to make towpaths safer for everyone.
The campaign promotes a ‘code of conduct’ for towpath users, encouraging cyclists to use a bell...

Look out – exploding bikesPublished: 11:00pm 3 May 2007

If you park near a "sensitive" public building, you may return to find your bike has been removed and taken to the local nick.Current police thinking on "exploding bikes" was apparently drawn up with the IRA in mind and now Jen...

HGVs in the pressPublished: 11:00pm 3 May 2007

A proposal by Ben Webster in The Times that “women cyclists ‘risk death’ by obeying traffic lights” is speculation based on an unpublished Transport for London report, says LCC.Urgent action is required by TfL to reduce the number of cyclists and ...