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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...

Ken launches LCC's All Ability Cycling Group Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

Mayor Ken Livingstone is to launch the London Cycling Campaign’s All Abilities Cycling Group on Tuesday 25 March. Cycles available for trying at the launch will include hand-cycles, tandems, recumbent cycles, the Duet wheelchair/cycle and side-by-...

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 ...

European directive to make drivers pay Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

London Cycling Campaign welcomes the European Commission proposals to make drivers responsible for collisions. Under the proposals there will be a presumption that large vehicles are responsible for collisions with smaller and the onus will be the...

LCC Briefing on the draft European Insurance DirectivePublished: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

The factsThe EU proposals only relate to insurance, not to the underlying legal position in relation to liability. The proposals state that any driver has to have a minimum amount of cover in relation to certain eventualities, including causing pe...

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...

Put up more bike stands instead of impounding cycles Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

LCC Press Release - 29th November 2004
Bike owners will find their bikes disappearing from streets and the locks destroyed without compensation if a new bill sponsored by London Boroughs and Transport for London gets through parliament.
And it w...

London cycling conference: fully booked Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

Information for conference delegates and pressDue to unprecedented demand, the conference is now fully booked and we are unable to accept more bookings.Conference delegate packs have been mailed to delegates. If you have registered but not receive...

Ignorant Cyclists! Ignorant Lorry Drivers!Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

Mayor Ken Livingstone has launched a road safety campaign aimed at Commercial Goods Vehicles and cyclists. In partnership with LCC and the Freight Transport Association, the key message of the campaign is  to think about the dangers and be safe.Ma...

Win one of 20 tickets to Cycle 2002 Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

What’s Cycle 2002?Cycle 2002 is a new exhibition taking place at the Business Design Centre, London; Friday 27-Sunday 29 September, 10am-6pm (except Sunday 10am-4pm).The show will feature all the current and "soon-to-be-available" develo...