Everything tagged with mayor of london

Blog post: Bow Roundabout Vigil 5th Anniversary

This is a guest post from Tower Hamlets Wheelers. See their original blog here. All welcome at the vigil. Event details here. On Friday, 18th November Tower Hamlets Wheelers [1] will be commemorating the fifth anniversary of the vigil that we o...

Blog post: Val Shawcross announces new Cycle Superhighways at LCC AGM

Speaking to our AGM, the Deputy Mayor for Transport under new Mayor Sadiq Khan, Val Shawcross emphasised the Mayor, the London Assembly and TfL’s ongoing commitment to cycling – as well as dropping in some surprise announcements. It...

Blog post: LCC welcomes greener river crossings, but not Silvertown

From the press release that has just gone out... The London Cycling Campaign welcomes the announcement from the Mayor that London is set to get a series of much-needed, new and green river crossings that prioritise cycling, walking and public t...

Blog post: Open Letter to Sadiq Khan - London's new Mayor

Open Letter to Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London from London Cycling Campaign   Tuesday 10th May 2016 Dear Mr Khan, Many congratulations on being elected as Mayor of London. The London Cycling Campaign wishes you well in achieving your goal to ...

Blog post: Sadiq Khan outlines support for cycling in manifesto - but is it enough?

Sadiq Khan cycling with Chris Boardman and our campaigner, Simon Munk in February 2016. Image Copyright The Standard  Sadiq Khan, Labour mayoral candidate has outlined his support for cycling in his manifesto, where he says one of his prio...

Discussion: Number of London cyclists has doubled between 2001 and 2011-improved infrastructure needed sooner rather than later

According to the new ONS report 'Cycling to Work' (26/3/14) the numbers cycling to work in London doubled between 2001 and 2011.  The report states 'Between2001and2011thenumberofpeoplelivinginLondonthatcycledtoworkmore than doubledfrom77,00...

Blog post: Interview: Christian Wolmar, transport journalist and prospective mayoral candidate for London

Not long ago, we discussed the Conservative Mayor of London's Vision for Cycling with his newly appointed Cycling Commissioner Andrew Gilligan. Now, we speak to Christian Wolmar, former LCC trustee and respected transport journalist, who's also a ...

Blog post: Community Cycling Grant Programme NOW OPEN

This year, London Cycling Campaign is again administering grants of up to £5000 on behalf of Transport for London's Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFL), with up to 30 projects expected to benefit. Community groups and grass roots org...

Blog post: Mayor ignores calls for immediate action at Bow roundabout with no action on promised safety review

Three weeks after promising a review of cyclist safety at Bow roundabout Mayor Boris Johnson still hasn't set a timetable for it to report, despite families and campaigners calling for urgent action.  BBC London Transport Editor Tom Edward...