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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...

LCC and CTC groups support appeal against conviction of inconsiderate cycling Published: 11:00pm 30 September 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 September 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 September 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 September 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 September 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 9 September 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 8 September 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 6 September 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 5 September 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 3 September 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 August 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 ...