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London Boroughs to get £758 million for transportation Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

TfL Press release - 23 November 2004 Mayor announces record five-year £758 million funding programme for local transport improvementsSustained local transport investment aims to improve journeys from ‘the moment Londoners’ leave their front door’....

The Tour of Britain in London Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

The Tour of Britain returned after an absence of five years. Sixteen of the world's top professional cycling teams raced for five stages across Britain. The five stages were in the North West, through Yorkshire, the East Midlands, South Wales, and...

London Cycle Guides get people on bikes Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

London Cycling Campaign research shows that people using the London Cycle Guides are encouraged to get on their bikes for the first time. People already cycling in London are getting on the bikes more, finding new routes around London.The main fin...

Bicycle - favourite invention, ever! Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

Listeners of BBC Radio 4's Today programme have, almost unanimously voted the bicycle their favourite invention ever.The bicycle received 70% of the vote in the results of an online survey published recently (2/11/2002). The next favoured inventio...

Tube strike - get on your bike Published: 11:00pm 29 Aug 2006

LCC is encouraging everyone who would normally get the tube to avoid the frustrations of the strike and hop on a bike to do their trip rather than get frustrated on a bus or in a car.“Not only will most people’s journeys be quicker by bike”, says ...

Rides and Events list for Bike Week 2003 14th to 22nd June 2003 Published: 11:00pm 28 Aug 2006

The database that provided the listing for this page has been taken off-line.  If you want information about events that took place in 2003, please contact the LCC office.

London Cycling Campaign Awards 2003 Published: 11:00pm 28 Aug 2006

(picture to go in here)A canal cycle route in East London has been named the capital’s best new cycling facility in the London Cycling Campaign Awards 2003.The new floating towpath on the Limehouse Cut canal was one of five winners named in the aw...

Bike Week 12-20th June 2004 Published: 11:00pm 28 Aug 2006

LCC is organising more than 100 events across the capital for a celebration of cycling during Bike Week.  Already thousands of people have turned up for bike events in London this weekend including a bike festival in Trafalgar Square at which the ...

Why not come along to the International Cycle Show 2004? Published: 11:00pm 28 Aug 2006

This exciting event is being held at the Business Design Centre, London N1 0QH and is open to the public from Friday 24th September to Sunday 26th September. Tickets to the show can be bought in advance online and for more details about the show v...

Southwark Cyclists work with Jeremy Deller, Turner Prize winner Published: 11:00pm 28 Aug 2006

Whilst accepting the Turner Prize this week, British artist Jeremy Deller dedicated it to "everyone who cycles in London".As part of the exhibit at Tate Britain, Southwark Cyclists lead by Barry Mason as Borough Coordinator have organise...

Ken supports All Ability cycling Published: 11:00pm 28 Aug 2006

On Tuesday 25 March 2003, London Mayor Ken Livingstone launched the London Cycling Campaign's All Ability Cycling Group with the message 'Cycling is for everyone’. The Mayor rode a side-by-side bike with the group’s chair Debbie Allaire (a wheelch...

New look LCC Website Published: 11:00pm 28 Aug 2006

The LCC Website has had a makeover and over the next few weeks we will be testing the new version of the site. You may find at times that some of the pages and features of the old site are not working.

Celebrate cycling in London at Bikefest 2006Published: 11:00pm 27 Aug 2006

Sunday 3rd September from 9am to 6.30pm, located on the walkway adjacent to The Mall, opposite St James’s Park.BikeFest is a family festival packed with entertainment, activities and advice to get you, your family and friends geared up for cycling...

Cycling and the June 2004 GLA Elections Published: 11:00pm 27 Aug 2006

The London Cycling Campaign met all of London's Mayoral candidates and asked them to agree the following 10 point manifesto, and they have.You can still ask your London Assembly member to support cycling by asking them to sign up to this manifesto...

London leads in terms of cycle growth Published: 11:00pm 27 Aug 2006

London Boroughs top the UK Cycling Growth LeagueA UK wide comparison of journeys to work by bike shows that London boroughs lead the country in growth terms.  The borough of Hackney ranks number one in the UK with six other Inner London boroughs m...