Everything tagged with disabled

Blog post: A little funding goes a long way for school in Sutton

Link Secondary School in South London caters for students with language impairments. It received a £4,060 grant from the Community Cycling Fund for London in spring 2010 to offer improved and further cycling opportunities for both pupils ...

Blog post: 20% off City & Guilds bike maintenance course for LCC members

Photo Bikeworks' All Ability cycling club. Credit: Dave Miller     East London social enterprise Bikeworks is now offering a 20% discount to LCC members on its City & Guilds bike maintenance courses. Earlier this year, the o...

Blog post: Two TfL funded cycling clubs win Mayor’s Award for Active Travel

Photo Boris Johnson with the award winners   The Hillingdon Slipstreamers, a West London cycling club, and Wheels for Wellbeing, a Lambeth-based all ability cycling club, have won the Mayor’s Award for Active Travel. Both clubs hav...

Blog post: Cyclist with disability ordered off tricycle on South Bank path

photo Cyclists are lobbying for the continuation of considerate cycling rights along the South Bank The charity Wheels For Wellbeing has complained to Lambeth Council after a lady with a disability was ordered off her mobility tricycle on the...

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: VIDEO: Cycling club shows power of bikes to improve lives in London

video This video made by Wheels For Wellbeing shows the success of the all ability cycling club Wheels For Wellbeing, an all-ability cycling club, has made an excellent short video explaining its work. Last year, the club won £300,000 ...