Everything tagged with space for cycling

Blog post: 1000 Londoners at Bow roundabout pay tribute to fallen cyclists and tell Mayor it's time for change

One thousand Londoners joined the London Cycling Campaign's protest at Bow earlier this evening to send a message to Mayor Boris Johnson that cycling deaths in the city are unacceptable, and that flawed junctions like Bow roundabout must be rede...

Blog post: Major success for LCC as Mayor opens Dutch-style extension to Superhighway 2 and promises substantial upgrade to inner section

Today, the London Cycling Campaign hailed a major success as Mayor Boris Johnson (pictured above) opened the Dutch-style extension of Cycle Superhighway 2 from Bow to Stratford (read more) and committed to upgrade the inner section to a much hig...

Blog post: Manchester makes strides with mass ride

  With our Space for Cycling 2014 campaign gaining momentum, we look at how the message and #space4cycling have spread nationally since London Cycling Campaign’s three summer rides. This first-hand report from Kristina Ella Gjerding - ...

Blog post: Superhighway blue paint is not adequate says coroner’s report into cycling deaths at Aldgate and Bow roundabout

Coroner Mary Hassell has told the Mayor Boris Johnson that “unbordered blue strips” of paint on the Cycle Superhighway 2 are “confusing” and lull cyclists “into a false sense of security”. Her ‘Preventi...

Blog post: AGM motions confirm our commitment to campaigning for streets that make cycling safe and inviting for every Londoner

The London Cycling Campaign AGM on Saturday 19 October 2013 passed a series of motions confirming our commitment to campaign for: protected space for cycling or motor traffic reduction when speeds of motor vehicles are over 20mph or volumes...

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: Space for Cycling car stickers. Get yours now

You spoke, we listened SPACE FOR CYCLING CAR STICKERS ARE AVAILABLE NOW Displaying the Space for Cycling car sticker will help remind other road users that cyclists need dedicated space on roads.  For just £2, you can show your supp...

Blog post: Space for Cycling - 2014 Local Election Campaign Policy

London Cycling Campaign trustee and sustainable transport academic Dr Rachel Aldred explains what policies underpin our 2014 Local Election Campaign.22 May 2014 is the next time that the whole of Greater London re-elects its local councillors, w...

Blog post: Annual conference on Saturday 19 October: help us build for the 2014 local elections

Don't miss your chance to get involved with shaping our 2014 local election campaign at our Annual Conference on Saturday 19 October 2013 at the London Metropolitan University in Holloway Road. New members and supporters are strongly welcomed, ...

Blog post: Why I've put a motion to the London Cycling Campaign AGM setting out our policy on dedicated space for cycling

As Chair of the London Cycling Campaign Policy Forum, I’m proposing a motion outlining when we need protected space for cycling. The motion is based on a longer document that’s been developed by the Policy Forum, which can be download...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign condemns Minister Eric Pickles call for more cars in our town centres

View Larger Map The London Cycling Campaign has challenged the recent pronouncement from Community and Local Government Secretary Eric Pickles that more and cheaper car parking will benefit our town centres.  We believe it’s a myth th...

Blog post: Space for Cycling: Chris Boardman shows how cycle-proofing could Get Britain Cycling

Our Space for Cycling protest ride on 2 September 2013 highlights the debate in Parliament to 'Get Britain Cycling'. Olympic gold medallist Chris Boardman explains 'cycle-proofing' as part of the demand for the government to provide D...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign volunteers and staff take to streets to publicise our 2 Sept protest

View locations where 'Space for Cycling' protest ride flyers are being handed out in a larger map Activists and volunteers are now taking to the streets to hand out flyers telling the public about our ‘Space for Cycling’ pro...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign launches ‘space for cycling’ T-shirt ahead of protest ride on Mon 2 September

To support our summer protest rides calling for dedicated space for cycling in London, we've launched a ‘space for cycling’ T-Shirt. BUY A T-SHIRT The limited-edition T-shirts are available in red or white, priced £19.99 each...

Blog post: Cycling fatality in Archway - we call on Londoners to join our ‘space for cycling’ protest on Monday 2 September

After a man in his sixties was killed cycling in Archway this morning, we've renewed our call for Londoners to join our protest ride on 2 September telling the Mayor that city streets must be made much safer for cycling. Details of ‘space...