Everything tagged with london

Blog post: London's breathtaking legacy

Andrea Lee and Tom Bogdanowicz explore the wider impacts of air pollution on the capital and consider solutions for the future A quick glance at the King’s College London’s annual air quality map shows that on virtually every major ...

Blog post: What do parents think about cycling with children in London?

Before the launch of our Sign for Cycling campaign, we asked LCC members to fill in a survey. We were looking for your views on what would make things better for cycling in London. And we got them. Main roads and junctions The survey confirmed...

Blog post: LCC London to Amsterdam ride 2016

  Love London, Go Dutch was LCC’s most successful campaign. But have you ever wondered what’s it actually like cycling in the Netherlands? Wonder no more! You can find out for yourself by joining us this September as we take t...

Blog post: Nowhere to park? LCC + TfL are tackling a cycling issue with the people who know best – you!

Cycle parking made the London news this week with Transport for London’s announcement of new cycling hubs, a superhub of 5000 spaces at Waterloo and two smaller hubs at stations in Hounslow and Greenwich.  Whilst these hubs are welcome ...

Blog post: Sadiq Khan outlines support for cycling in manifesto - but is it enough?

Sadiq Khan cycling with Chris Boardman and our campaigner, Simon Munk in February 2016. Image Copyright The Standard  Sadiq Khan, Labour mayoral candidate has outlined his support for cycling in his manifesto, where he says one of his prio...

Blog post: Interview: Ben Plowden, TfL's Director of Surface Strategy and Planning

Ann Kenrick, chair of LCC’s Board, talks to TfL’s director of Strategy & Planning (Surface Transport) about cycling in the capital and the role of campaigners...  Tell us about your childhood — did you grow up in London...

Blog post: Meet the Cycling Services team!

Who: Cycling Services Team What: Workshops, mechanics, pop-up cycle cafes and safety talks for landowners, corporates, unis & colleges, local government and community groups Contact: cyclingprojects@lcc.org.uk or call our...

Discussion: Raise Your Issues

Question -  I’m an industrial designer who has recently taken a contract to actively make cycling considerably easier & safer in London in the near future.  1) My question to you is what YOU consider to be the most dangerous ...

Discussion: Raise Your Issues

Question -  I’m an industrial designer who has recently taken a contract to actively make cycling considerably easier & safer in London in the near future. 1) My question to you is what YOU consider to be the most dangerous and fr...

Blog post: Campaign: New Standard Bearers

This article was originally published in the September 2014 edition of London Cyclist What have design standards ever done for you? Tom Bogdanowicz and Charlie Lloyd look at the first post-Go Dutch version of the London Cycle Design Standards Wh...

Blog post: Route: Cycle Cafe Culture

This article was originally published in the June 2014 edition of London Cyclist   Join John Kitchiner on a cruise around some of London’s cycle cafes — just go easy on the caffeine! To complement our feature on the latest cy...

Blog post: Get on your bike for Cycle To Work Day

Following its successful debut in 2013, Cycle To Work Day returns on Thursday 4th September. Last year, tens of thousands of people took to their bikes to celebrate cycling and making a pledge to ride miles all in the name of the day. Whilst there...

Blog post: Everyone Bikes - A new bike shop with a focus on females

Everyone Bikes is a new cycling shop that caters for all but has a female focus. Here's their story ...   This new cycle shop has just opened on Northcote Rd, SW11, and is a new kind of cycle shop that puts women at the forefront and aim...

Blog post: Go Dutch goes East

LCC campaigners Charlie Lloyd and Mike Cavenett cast their critical eyes over the newly-built extension of Cycle Superhighway 2 from Bow to Stratford. 2m-wide cycle lanes protected by kerbs provide a safer and more comfortable experience than d...

Blog post: 2014 Campaign - Space for Cycling

Our Space for Cycling local election campaign is all about local issues. So how do you go about identifying problems in your neighbourhood? We’re planning for 2014 to be a milestone year for the London Cycling Campaign. We’re organi...