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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...

Eastway Circuit Consultation Published: 11:00pm 18 Apr 2006

Campaigners from the Eastway Users Group are  celebrating the decision by the London Development Agency  about where to re-locate Eastway Cycle Circuit.The LDA has changed its mind about its preferred site for the re-location after 83% of users wh...

Wandsworth Campaigner nominated for National AwardPublished: 11:00pm 05 Apr 2006

Local campaigner Susie Morrow has been nominated for the prestigious Sheila McKechnie Foundation awards.  The awards which are in their inaugural year were set up to recognise excellence and innovation in campaigning and to help support those who ...

Secure cycle parking at Finsbury ParkPublished: 12:00am 23 Mar 2006

Commuters in North London will have the chance to cut their journey times from tomorrow when the Capital's biggest staffed cycle park opens in Finsbury Park.Cycling is one of the quickest ways to get around the Capital and the new Finsbury Park Cy...

2006 London Cycle Community Grants Published: 12:00am 21 Mar 2006

The Cycle London Promotion partnership Community Grants Scheme 2006 has now been launched.How much is available?Community groups can apply for up to £5,000 for cycling projects that will encourage, support and promote cycling in their community. W...

Tale of Two Cities Published: 12:00am 28 Feb 2006

NY-LON became a reality on 1st March when a delegation from Transportation Alternatives (TA) visited LCC’s offices as part of an international fact finding trip.A trip across LondonNoah Budnick, TA’s Project Director and his partner Amanda, togeth...

LCC membership fees Published: 12:00am 25 Jan 2006

After successfully holding down our membership fees for the last three years, on 1 March we will be increasing our prices in order to both improve the services we offer our members and to strengthen our campaigning activities.  Great value for mon...

Tour de France comes to London Published: 12:00am 24 Jan 2006

In 2007 London will host the opening stage of the Tour de France, the world's biggest annual sporting event and the biggest cycling event in the world, with a spectatorship of about 15 million people. Raising the profile of cyclingLCC will be work...

Bikes on TrainsPublished: 12:00am 23 Jan 2006

Taking your bike on a train is getting harder - write to your MP and your rail operatorThe train operators say they want to encourage cyclists, but their actions suggest the reverse. Newer trains have less space for bikes and each operator imposes...

LCC award winners New City Cycling ClubPublished: 12:00am 18 Jan 2006

An inspiring school project run by teacher Liz Bowgett and the New City Primary SchoolThe New City Primary School in Newham, East London have been running a cycling club for pupils and parents for over 4 years. In recognition of their outstanding ...

LCC Consultancy Published: 12:00am 06 Jan 2006

LCC Consultancy are excited to announce an additional element to their cycle audit services.  We are now undertaking cycle counts to assist local groups and authorities with recording and evaluating cycling levels.  So, if you are developing cycli...

Help make London a world class cycling city! Published: 12:00am 24 Nov 2005

Because of the incredible numbers out cycling on London’s streets, 2005 was a bumper year for all London’s cyclists. We saw real changes to both the physical and political landscape of our great capital city, changes that would not have been possi...