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National Cycling Project Awards 2005 Published: 11:00pm 23 Aug 2006

These awards aim to raise awareness of successful schemes or projects that are making a positive contribution to cycling. They are jointly run by CTC, the national cyclists' organisation and the CCN, the federation of cycle campaign groups.This ye...

LCC presses for Action following Post-Blackfriars Review Published: 11:00pm 23 Aug 2006

Transport for London must take urgent action in the wake of a major review of its procedures on road schemes and cycling provision.The independent review by the Transport Research Laboratory for TfL lists 35 recommendations for improvements in TfL...

Velodrome and velo-park funding confirmed Published: 11:00pm 23 Aug 2006

The redevelopment of the Eastway site will be part of London's 'pre-build' for the Olympics. If the London bid fails some of the planned facilities will never be built. British Cycling is jubilant that the velodrome is a guaranteed construction pr...

LCC wins Liveable City Award Published: 11:00pm 23 Aug 2006

The London Cycling Campaign has won the Liveable City Highly  Commended Award in recognition of its outstanding contribution to Traffic Reduction and Transport Management.Presenting the award on behalf of the Corporation of London, Jonathan Porrit...

A Cyclists' Manifesto Published: 11:00pm 23 Aug 2006

With a General Election being a distinct possibility this year, cycle campaign groups have jointly called for actions at a national level for the new government to promote cycling.Cycling is fast, fun, keeps you fit and it is free (well almost!). ...

Tour of Britain Published: 11:00pm 22 Aug 2006

Make a date in your diary for Sunday 3rd September. That's the day the Tour of Britain comes to town with a brand new 80km route taking in London's key landmarks.New routeStarting in Greenwich Park, some of the world's top pro cyclists will then r...

Make the Highway Code fair for CyclistsPublished: 11:00pm 22 Aug 2006

LCC believes that cyclists should be allowed to judge whether or not to use cycling facilities, including cycle lanes. This is because cyclists have the same entitlement to use the roads as motorists and cycle facilities may be poorly-designed or ...

Cycle registration could halt cycle growth in LondonPublished: 11:00pm 13 Aug 2006

An unworkable scheme to register cycles in London and fit them with number plates could bring the welcome growth in London cycling to a sharp halt. Mayor of London proposes registering cyclistsThe scheme was proposed by Ken Livingstone, Mayor of L...

Massive Turnout for London Bike Week Published: 11:00pm 10 Aug 2006

National Bike Week organisers say that across Britain Bike Week had 1,626 events registered by 1,125 organisers. According to the figures provided by local organisers, there were approximately over quarter of a million participants.A brief sample ...

Launch of Jagonari Cycles project Published: 11:00pm 08 Aug 2006

Fifteen local Bengali women in Tower Hamlets became the first to benefit from a new bicycle training project called "Jagonari Cycles".The women, all relatively novice on two wheels, will receive free training and access to a pool of bike...

LCC Annual General MeetingPublished: 11:00pm 05 Aug 2006

LCC's AGM is taking place on Wednesday 22 November 2006. The date for nominations and motions has now passed.This year's AGM will concentrate on the theme of women and cycling. Our all-female celebrity panel will put forward their ideas and sugges...

London's Cycling Awards 2006Published: 11:00pm 05 Aug 2006

The deadline for nominations has now passed, so make sure you don't miss the awards ceremony at this year's AGM. The categories this year are:Best Cycle FacilityBest Community Cycling InitiativeBest Cycling Initiative for Young People or Children ...

Critical Mass cyclist wins judicial review against Met PolicePublished: 11:00pm 26 Jun 2006

The High Court today (Tuesday 27th June) upheld a legal challenge to the Metropolitan Police brought by Friends of the Earth’s Rights & Justice Centre on behalf of Critical Mass cyclist Des Kay.Kay had challenged the Met’s claim that London’s ...

Tour of Britain in London - Get involvedPublished: 11:00pm 07 Jun 2006

This year’s Tour of Britain is coming to London on Sunday 3rd of September. Organisers British Cycling are looking for volunteers to marshall the start, finish and throughout the course.  This years world champion Tom Boonen of Belgium is going to...

Bike Week Published: 11:00pm 07 Jun 2006

Free Rides, Free Maps and Free Booklets – London celebrates Bike Week LCC is offering new cyclists free guided rides, free booklets on cycling and free cycling maps throughout National Bike Week from 17 - 25 June. Cyclists will be given the chance...