Everything tagged with parking

Discussion: Surbiton Station award

I see that AToC (The Association of Train Operating Companies) has given an award to South West Trains for best '2014 London Cycle Parking"  at Surbiton. Outrageously they've claimed that SWT in association with Kingston Council, TfL, AToC it...

Discussion: Further cycle parking planned for Victoria

LCC Westminster web site » LCC Westminster discussions index » We have seen plans for additional cycle parking on railway property at Victoria Station. 32 stands (64 spaces) are planned for the front of the station. Two-tier racks ...

Discussion: New cycle parking requested for New Malden

Kingston Cyclists have requested that the council install some cycle parking in Blagdon Road outside Lidl supermarket and the Topnotch Health Club. Topnotch has some 'wheel-bender' cycle parking which we do not recommend using because it is pretty...

Discussion: Westminster Threatens to remove bikes locked to street furniture

Westminster council is putting flyers on bikes parked on lamp posts saying it will remove them. Is this even legal? The attached sign was left on my bike in St Martins |Lane.  If they expand it then cycle parking will be impossible as there...

Blog post: Tour of Cambridge shows how local cycling and walking trips can be encouraged over driving

Recently the London Cycling Campaign visited Cambridge to give a presentation on Love London, Go Dutch to the Cambridge Cycling Campaign (CCC). We enjoyed a tour of Cambridge's cycling infrastructure from CCC chair Martin Lucas-Smith (abov...

Blog post: Visiting the Games

We strongly recommend using the free, secure, staffed cycle parking avaialble at all London 2012 venues. At most of them you get a free Dr. Bike check. Experienced bike mechanics will carry out minor repairs: labour is free but you will need to pa...

Discussion: Outsider and beginner's doubts

Hi everyone,   I will be in London for a couple of months only but anyway I am very excited about the opportunity of cycling to work where I'm here. I would never dare cycling in my hometown, São Paulo, without any experience in a mo...

Blog post: Report claiming Westminster parking charges will cause economic misery based on "guessing"

Respected transport journalist (and London Cycling Campaign board member) Christian Wolmar has reported finding serious flaws in widely published predictions that the proposed Westminster car parking charges will cost the capital 5000 jobs and &po...

Discussion: Cycle parking in your front yard

We have just had a call from Melanie Riley, a wandsworth LCC member about putting a cycle shed in her front yard. The council have refused to give planning permission despite all the local and national policies to encourage cycling.Have other Wand...

Blog post: Shops without bike stands lose business

Shops and businesses are missing out on customers by not having anywhere for cycle users to leave their bikes, according to the London Cycling Campaign. The organisation is launching a new campaign to increase the number of parking stands outside...

Blog post: Crucial bike parking victory for London cyclists

LCC and London cyclists are celebrating victory against legislation that could have seriously undermined the growth of cycling in the capital. A proposed law that could have made bike parking in London a ‘lock it and lose it’ lottery ...