Everything tagged with superhighways

Blog post: Superhighways must be better agree LCC and London Assembly scrutiny

A London Assembly investigation into the Mayor’s headline cycling projects has welcomed both the Cycle Hire scheme and the Cycle Superhighways, but concludes that the Superhighways need significant improvements. Assembly Member Valerie Shaw...

Blog post: Sustainable transport teams on receiving end of local budget cuts

photo Public and private initiatives to increase cycle commuting are being hit by council budget cuts It's vital that cyclists make their views known to local government as sustainable travel planners across the UK are losing their jobs as co...

Blog post: New cycling initiatives can’t work on their own

The Mayor’s new cycling initiatives need the continuation of existing cycling programmes to deliver growth in cycle use says the London Cycling Campaign. LCC welcomes the Mayor’s plans for a mass cycle hire scheme, cycle hubs in the o...

Blog post: LCC demands Cycle Super-highways not 'Superficial-highways'

On the day of Skyride, when 50,000 London cyclists enjoy truly cycle-friendly streets, the London Cycling Campaign is inviting Mayor Boris Johnson to set clear cycle-friendly quality standards for his 12 Cycle Superhighways. LCC has laid out Cycl...

Blog post: Investment in Cycle Superhighways must focus on key junctions

LCC welcomes greater investment in cycling, which provides by far the best value transport investment (1), but the rest of the Cycle Superhighways must do much more than the first two pilot routes to tackle difficult junctions.Without such action,...

Blog post: LCC welcomes expansion of London cycling programmes

London Cycling Campaign has welcomed the Mayor's announcement that spending for cycling will be maintained. The Cycle Hire and Superhighways schemes will both be expanded, as cycling projects avoid the worst of the budget cuts. Chief executive A...