Everything tagged with space for cycling

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 calls on supporters to email Mayor with demand to upgrade CS2 to continental standards

Responding to the fact that five Londoners have died cycling on our city streets in the last nine days, the London Cycling Campaign is calling on Mayor Boris Johnson to take immediate action to improve cycle safety. We've created an email actio...

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...