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Blog post: LCC welcomes TfL report recommending 20mph for all London bridges

LCC is pleased that the mayor might make Southwark Bridge a 20mph zone as part of Superhighway 7, but is keen to draw to his attention a report that strongly recommends all central London bridges should be 20mph. The 2008 Transport for London Bri...

Blog post: Three LCC-administered projects nominated for Smarter Travel Awards

Three LCC-adminstered Community Cycling Fund for London projects have been listed for Smarter Travel Awards. The three projects are: Bromley Cyclists Big Foot Clubs  Regent's Park police and Frank Barnes school Ealing Cycling Campaign...

Blog post: All London boroughs delivering cycle training 2010/11

An LCC investigation has established which borough councils are spending the most on cycle training in 2010-11. Money for cycle training is no longer ring-fenced for the purpose by Transport for London, but all London councils have chosen to supp...

Blog post: LCC cycling projects join the elite at TfL's Smarter Travel Awards

  Cyclists are left holding the baby in Ealing   Bromley Cyclist’s Big Foot Bike Club project, Ealing Cycling Campaign’s Back on the Bike with children and the Regent’s Park Safer Police Team in partnership with Fr...

Blog post: Transport for London posters must educate lorry drivers as well as cyclists

photo Transport for London's poster doesn't make lorry drivers sufficiently responsible for their actions   Recent attempts to increase awareness of lorry danger among cyclists by Transport for London have been welcomed, but there's con...

Blog post: Mayor hints at 'one in five' target for cycling as Cycle Hire arrives

photo The mayor is calling for a massive increase in cycling, with a potential new target of 20% of journeys   Launching London's Cycle Hire scheme, the Mayor of London Boris Johnson has called for a massive increase...

Blog post: Roadpeace conference: Improving the post-crash response in London

With the support of LCC, CTC and Living Streets, Roadpeace is organising a conference on 22 September 2010 to highlight developments in the investigation and prosecution of casualty collisions. LCC is encouraging members and other London cyclis...

Blog post: Transport for London's cycling ads

    Transport for London has launched a series of six advertisements to promote cycling. One advert, complete with celebs Dermot O’Leary and Edith Bowman, is currently playing to cinema audiences. The ot...

Blog post: North London film-maker wins TfL's Cycling Revolution film competition

video You can view this and other commended entries by clicking the above video twice Cyclists have been enjoying the best entries to Transport for London's video competition, which challenged people to celebrate the spirit of cyc...

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: Transport for London lorry safety poster misinforms cyclists and drivers

LCC's version of the poster makes it clear the lorry driver shares responsibility for cyclist safety The TfL version incorrectly states that a driver couldn't see these cyclists: he could if his mirrors were correctly fitted, adjusted, and he...

Blog post: Awards recognise London grassroots cycling successes

photo Kingston Voluntary Action receive special recognition in the community cycling category             Since 2007 Transport for London’s Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFfL) has been suppor...