Everything tagged with eu

Blog post: LCC demands action on safer lorries from Transport Minister McLoughlin

  The death of another cyclist under a large lorry at Elephant and Castle this week has focussed attention on the possibility of getting rid of those HGVs which have restricted vision making it far harder for drivers to see the road around t...

Blog post: Lobbying of European Parliament could release millions to build cycling infrastructure

The European Cycling Federation (of which LCC is a member through Cyclenation) has earned a major victory in its campaign for more recognition of cycling infrastructure in the EU budget 2014-20. The European Parliament’s Tourism and Trans...

Blog post: Lack of long-term air pollution solutions endangers public health

Serious levels of pollution caused by motor vehicles are forcing the mayor to wash the worst-affected London streets in an effort to avoid large EU fines. The measure comes at the same time as the proposed scrapping the western extension of ...