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Derek Roberts awarded MBE in New Year Honours ListPublished: 12:00am 8 January 2007

LCC member Derek Roberts, 90, has been awarded an MBE for services to the history and sport of cycling. Roberts, founder member of both the Fellowship of Cycling Old-Timers and the Veteran Cycling Club, has been competing in cycling events since h...

What are your New Year's Resolutions?Published: 12:00am 1 January 2007

What are your New Year’s Resolutions? Get fit, feel healthier? Everyone knows cycling is a great way to get in shape, so here are our top ten tips to get you on your bike in 2007. 1. If you’re not already a member, join LCC! Members get discounts ...

Happy Christmas from LCCPublished: 12:00am 20 December 2006

LCC will be on a festive break from Friday 22nd December until Tuesday 2nd January. If you need to contact us during this period, feel free to email us or call and leave a message at the office and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can after we ...

IKEA sets a benchmark in corporate responsibilityPublished: 12:00am 19 December 2006

Scandinavian furniture giant IKEA has set a new benchmark as a cycle-friendly employer by giving out thousands of folding bikes to employees this Christmas.The bikes, which aim to encourage employees to cycle to work, were given as gifts to around...

Try your luck against Lance at the Tour de France roadshowPublished: 12:00am 6 December 2006

The Tour de France roadshow will be stopping off at Meridian Square in Stratford on Saturday 9th December to give people the chance to test their stamina against cycling pros. Tour de France legend Lance Armstrong and London’s very own Olympic cyc...

The AGM 2006 Celebrity PanelPublished: 12:00am 29 November 2006

At LCC’s AGM on November 22nd, an all-female celebrity panel was invited to speak on what one thing they would do if they were the Mayor of London that would increase the number of women cycling.The panel was made up of MP Emily Thornberry, London...

BMX bike club among London Cycling Award winnersPublished: 12:00am 22 November 2006

Credit: Lionel ShapiroA BMX bike club’s “outreach programme” which shows pupils the thrills and enjoyment of cycling was among the top winners in this year’s London Cycling Awards. Under the outreach scheme, in Hillingdon, school children were giv...

Welcome to the new LCC websitePublished: 12:00am 19 November 2006

We're very pleased to welcome you to our new-look website. We hope you'll find it more useful than ever, with new additions including:RSS feeds so you can keep tabs on what's going on in the world of LCCUpdates on information across the site, incl...

Help LCC urge major tourist attractions to promote cyclingPublished: 12:00am 16 November 2006

Credit: Charlotte RushtonNo cycle parking at a London landmark?London Cycling Campaign is urging the city’s biggest attractions to promote cycling as one of the best ways to travel.Many of the capital’s biggest attractions – including The Tower of...

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London bike hire shop wins Innovative Business awardPublished: 12:00am 10 November 2006

London's handiest bike hire shop Go Pedal! has been awarded 'Best Innovative Business' at the Wandsworth Business Awards. The cycle hire shop delivers hire bikes to customers wherever and whenever they want them, and then collects the bike afterwa...

Cyclists on the big screen Published: 11:00pm 24 October 2006

The Phoenix Cinema in East Finchley will be holding a Cycling Movie afternoon on Sunday 5th November from 2pm to 6pm.A collection of films will be shown, both historial and modern and some newsreel clips. Films to be shown include:Hell on Wheels -...

Work for LCCPublished: 11:00pm 15 October 2006

Community Cycling Officer with the London Cycling CampaignAn exciting opportunity to work on ground breaking projects with London’s vibrant community groups is now open at the London Cycling Campaign. We are looking for a talented, energetic and i...

Nominate a winner!Published: 11:00pm 12 October 2006

We want your nominations for the London Cycling Awards. If you know of a promising cycling initiative or facility implemented/completed since April 2005, here’s your chance to reward and encourage good work. The categories this year are:Best Cycle...

Join the ride to Stop Climate Chaos Published: 11:00pm 12 October 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...