Everything tagged with community

Blog post: Cycling in the countryside for East London kids

The family-run Tower Hamlets cycling club recently took its participants on a 3-day cycling trip to the New Forest, Hampshire, to teach the kids how to deal with more difficult off road terrain and how to use their gears to the best effect. 21 ...

Blog post: Transport for London's cycling ads

    Transport for London has launched a series of six advertisements to promote cycling. One advert, complete with celebs Dermot O’Leary and Edith Bowman, is currently playing to cinema audiences. The ot...

Blog post: LCC distributes £125,000 to community cycling projects in London

The Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFL) is accepting grant applications from grassroots cycling projects from 20 May until 3 June 2011. Grants of up to £5000 are available for community groups to start new initiatives to get ...

Blog post: TfL funded cycling projects boost numbers on LCC guided rides to Skyride

Cycling projects funded this year and in previous years by Transport for London's Community Cycling Fund for London turned out in force at London’s biggest cycling event. From all corners of the city, the groups joined LCC&rsquo...

Blog post: LCC teams up with Mind in Tower Hamlets and Newham for World Mental Health Day

photo Cycle training with Mind. Credit: Nicola Wissbrock         As part of Time to Change's campaign to end mental health discrimination, LCC and Mind in Tower Hamlets & Newham have joined forces to organise ...

Blog post: Short films celebrate London's cycling diversity

    Every year the Community Cycling Fund for London supports around 50 community cycling initatives. LCC is proud to launch three short films illustrating the potential and achievements of these initiatives. The films...

Blog post: Awards recognise London grassroots cycling successes

photo Kingston Voluntary Action receive special recognition in the community cycling category             Since 2007 Transport for London’s Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFfL) has been suppor...

Blog post: Community groups to be the stars of the cycling show

Tough youths from warring postcodes cycling together; Asian women riding with their veils on; refugee kids separated from parents by war restore abandoned bicycles; women fleeing domestic violence, on bikes; obese children fighting the flab with p...