Everything tagged with cycle parking

Blog post: Cyclists urged to add suggestions to Cycle Parking 4 London website

photo Cyclists all over Greater London are being urged to add parking suggestions to LCC's website Cyclists all over Greater London are being urged to add their suggestions to LCC's parking website. Communications officer Mike Cavenett said,...

Blog post: Thousands flock to LCC's Cycle Parking 4 London website

photo The Cycle Parking 4 London website has attacted thousands of visitors, and hundreds of ideas     Thousands of people have visited LCC's Cycle Parking 4 London website in the three weeks since it was launched.   And ar...

Blog post: London rail stations get increased cycle parking despite budget cuts

photo Steve Rutherford Despite recent improvements to London's bike parking at stations, there's more to be done Item updated 14.1.11 Network Rail, which owns and operates most major train stations in London, has told LCC that it has allocat...

Blog post: Havering LCC raises profile of cycle parking through bike stand strategy

photo David Garfield These tall stands designed by a local LCC member have proved a hit in Havering LCC Havering member David Garfield’s cycle stand caused a bit of a stir when it was launched a few years ago, but has now become a favou...

Blog post: Transport for London to review outdate cycle parking standards

photo Raising bike parking standards at national and regional level is a key factor in improving availability Transport for London is reviewing its outdated cycle parking standards, according to a Mayoral response. Meanwhile, the Minister for ...

Blog post: New Soho gym offers bike parking spaces for London cycle commuters

photo H2 An artists' impression of the new gym in Soho, which will offer "secure' bike parking" A private gym opening in Soho in April 2011 will have 230 secure bike parking spaces and 40 showers, aiming to attract a slice of London's burgeon...

Blog post: Cycle parking requirements for new buildings haven't risen for a decade

photo Guardian Media Group provides cycle parking for a quarter of its workforce in its central London office The Mayor Boris Johnson is refusing to amend the out-of-date London Plan, which urgently needs stronger demands on de...

Blog post: Help Wheels For Wellbeing and Islington Council find out more about cyclists

Wheels for Wellbeing and Islington Council are asking cyclists to fill in a short survey on bike parking, which they hope to use to improve facilities. Please spend 30 seconds filling it in here. And don't forget that you could win a personally ...

Blog post: Londoners can claim free cycle parking stands for their workplace

LCC has learned that there's still money for FREE bike stands for employers with more than 50 staff this financial year. To secure the free stands your employer has to sign up to the Cycle To Work Guarantee scheme (this is free) and pay for insta...

Blog post: Catholic Church in London pushing cycling to reduce carbon footprint

photo Bishop John Arnold (left) and staff show off the new racks at the Diocese of Westminster offices Staff at the Diocese of Westminster’s head office in Victoria are being encouraged to cycle with the installation of showers, lockers ...

Blog post: Camberwell-based architects win competition for Bankside bikeshed

photo The winning bike shed design from Studio Meda has the right blend of practicality and style Camberwell-based architects Studio Meda have won the competition run by Better Bankside to design a new bikeshed for Southwark and the South Ban...

Blog post: London boasts world's fastest velodrome but skimps on bike parking

video Watch the British cycling team ride around the new Olympic Velodrome in our exclusive video Located in a striking building in London, it’s reportedly the fastest cycling track in the world, which will hold up to 6000 spectators. ...