Everything tagged with tfl

Discussion: Consultation A4-Sutton Lane

There is a consultation for a new junction design on the A4-Sutton lane junction. PDFs are attached.The proposals are:- New signalised toucan crossings on the north and south arms of the junction to help pedestrians and cyclists to cross Sutton La...

Blog post: Boris says "more work" needed at Blackfriars, while Safety Audit reveals dangers

London Mayor Boris Johnson is resisting calls for 20mph limit on Blackfriars but says "more work" is needed to improve conditions for cyclists. Responding to London Assembly member Jenny Jones, Johnson said, “More work needs to be done on c...

Blog post: It's a 'Nightmare on Your Street' from Transport for London

Today we've responded to Transport for London's draft strategy explaining how it intends to manage traffic on London's major road network for the foreseeable future. It's called the Network Operating Strategy. You can download the LCC obj...

Blog post: Motion for Blackfriars 20mph will be voted on by London Assembly on 20 July

The motion asking the Mayor to retain the 20mph limit at Blackfriars is being reintroduced in the London Assembly on the 20 July 2011. If you haven't already, please sign our petition supporting it (and you can post a photo too, if yo...

Blog post: Why did Transport for London's procedures fail cyclists at Blackfriars?

In 2004, after two cyclists were killed on Blackfriars Bridge, Transport for London (TfL) recognised that its procedures for providing for cyclists were seriously flawed. Following the second of these cyclist deaths, that of Vicki McCreery, TfL p...

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...