Everything tagged with addison lee

Blog post: Local free magazine in Richmond apologises for claiming "the only good cyclist is a dead one"

Bike shop chain Moores Cycles, based in south-west London, has said it won't be advertising again with Richmond Magazine after the freebie publication's September editorial (above) claimed "the only good cyclist is a dead one". The deeply ...

Blog post: Addison Lee chairman wrong to blame cyclists because most crashes are caused by bad driving

The London Cycling Campaign has written to Addison Lee chairman John Griffin to make him aware of a study by the independent Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) that shows that bad driving is the major cause of crashes involving adult cyclists. ...

Blog post: Addison Lee chairman scores massive own goal with article likely to increase risk to cyclists

London’s largest private hire firm, Addison Lee, has been in the news for the wrong reasons already this week for urging its 3500 drivers to drive illegally in bus lanes, to the detriment of cyclist safety. Now, its chairman John Griffin ...

Blog post: UPDATE: High Court confirms Addison Lee cars are illegal in bus lanes. London cyclists warned to beware.

Cyclists are being warned to take extra care on the roads after the chairman of private hire company Addison Lee told thousands of his drivers that it's lawful for them to use London's bus lanes, when in fact it remains illegal. There are wides...