Everything tagged with local elections

Blog post: MEDIA RELEASE: Londoners call on councils to keep their ‘Space for Cycling’ promises

People across London are calling on their council to ensure that promises to deliver safe space for cycling are kept. London Cycling Campaign (LCC) has launched a petition asking council leaders to show support for space for cycling, and to ens...

Blog post: Borough by borough breakdown of local election results and Space for Cycling supporting councillors

Nearly 800 London councillors now committed to Space for Cycling, with 14 councils having a majority of councillors to our local cycling improvements. Read the full story. Below is a borough-by-borough summary of the newly elected councils acro...

Blog post: 800 councillors backed Space for Cycling, and 14 councils have majority of councillors supporting our campaign

Last week, on local election day, the London Cycling Campaign celebrated gaining support for Space for Cycling from half of London’s local election candidates. This week, after analysing the election results, we’re celebrating the f...

Blog post: Campaigners celebrate as half London's council election candidates back local Space for Cycling

As voters went to the polls today, the London Cycling Campaign was celebrating gaining the support of half of London's council election candidates for its call for Space for Cycling in local streets. 3370 candidates (from 6776) have committed t...

Blog post: A third of council election candidates now backing local Space for Cycling improvements

  Over a third of London's local election candidates (34% or 2555 individuals) are backing the London Cycling Campaign's call for Space for Cycling in their neighbourhood, with major support from the four largest parties. In Hackney, 99% of...

Blog post: We've made sure all of you who've taken our Space for Cycling action have sent a message to all the local election candidates in your ward

Dear Supporter, If you took our Space for Cycling action in the early weeks of our campaign, then you won't have been able to send an email to all the candidates in your ward because our list of candidates was incomplete at that time. That's w...

Blog post: One third of London local election candidates now backing Space for Cycling campaign in their neighbourhood

With 9 days to go until the local elections, a massive 2254 London local election candidates (over one-third of the total standing*) are already backing our Space for Cycling campaign, with major support from the four largest parties. In the four...

Blog post: Nearly 5000 emails sent to local election candidates on first day of Space for Cycling campaign

Members of the public sent nearly 5000 messages to their council election candidates in the first 24 hours of the London Cycling Campaign's Space for Cycling campaign, which is calling for 624 ward-specific cycling improvements. Around 200 loca...

Blog post: LCC local group meetings to decide our Space for Cycling local election campaign demands

Space for Cycling -2014 Local Elections Campaign We’re planning for 2014 to be a milestone year for the London Cycling Campaign. We’re organising a hugely ambitious campaign to put safe space for cycling on the agenda of thousands o...

Blog post: Tell us about local barriers to cycling to help our Space for Cycling campaign and win a Pinnacle bike

Tell us about the barriers to cycling in your local area and you could win a fabulous Pinnacle road bike or hybrid (worth up to £450), kindly donated by Space for Cycling supporter Evans Cycles. FILL IN OUR SURVEY Is there is main...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign announces Evans Cycles as supporter of our Space for Cycling 2014 local election campaign

The London Cycling Campaign is delighted to announce that Evans Cycles has become an official supporter of our Space for Cycling 2014 local election campaign. Our Space for Cycling campaign aims to convince every candidate in the May 2014 local...

Blog post: A Space for Cycling campaign organiser explains why she volunteered to be part our our 2014 local election campaign

Hello Kristen, please tell us a bit about yourself? I'm Kristen Fuller, 34 years old, living in SE London and working full-time in central London. I work in the food industry, and love dining out and cooking myself. Travelling is a real passion...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign recruiting volunteer 'Space for Cycling' campaign organisers for 2014 local elections

We're looking for enthusiastic, dedicated and creative volunteers to help us deliver our biggest and most ambitious campaign yet, as we launch Space for Cycling on the 2014 local elections. Our Space for Cycling campaign aims to further harness...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign board is now fifty percent female after successful trustee election

The London Cycling Campaign now has an equal number of male and female trustees, after four more women were elected to the board at our 2012 Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 14 November. Former LCC vice-chair David Love was also among the fi...