Everything tagged with HGV

Blog post: London cyclists warned to STAY BACK behind dangerous lorries

              "STAY BACK" A short, sharp message from Transport for London headlines their latest PR campaign warning about the danger of HGV lorries. Thousands of handlebar leaf...

Event: Changing Places & bike marking Events in March 2012

§  Friday 2nd March 2012 - 07:30 - 10:30                      Elephant & Castle j/w Newington Butts, SE1  § &n...

Blog post: June-July 2011

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Blog post: Cyclists appalled at latest fatality on Cycle Superhighway at Bow roundabout

A 58-year-old cyclist, travelling to work at the Olympic site, was killed in a crash with a tipper lorry at the Bow roundabout on Cycle Superhighway 2, reported the BBC. We and all London cyclists are distressed to hear of this tragedy, an...

Blog post: Lambeth leads the way in London for lorry driver cycle-awareness training

photo LCC wants every London lorry driver to receive cycle-awareness training, like those in Lambeth   LCC is calling on every lorry driver to be given cycle-awareness training, and has praised Lambeth Council for leading the way in Lon...

Blog post: Tower Hamlets cyclist dies after lorry hit and run crash

It is with great sadness that we learnt of the death of Peter McGreal on Saturday 25th June, four days after being run down by a lorry on Hackney road, Bethnal Green at 8.30am.  We send our deepest sympathy to his family and friends.The drive...

Event: St.Pauls - Bike Breakfast - change places with a lorry driver

Celebrate Bike Week 2011 at one if the world's most famous landmarks. Whole Foods Market will be giving delicious homemade pastries, fresh fruit, yogurt and more! And Starbucks will be providing a caffeine fix to start your morning on the right...

Event: Make friends with an HGV driver

Get to see what the HGV drivers see. Climb up into the driver's cab of a huge lorry.  Changing Places events Wednesday 15th June am:  Hyde Park Corner four lorries to choose from.  the Mineral Products Associatin will launch their ...

Discussion: London Concrete mixer intimidates cyclist in Hornsey

Twitter user moyn12 sent us this tweet on Tuesday: @London_cycling please RT London Concrete cement mixer swerved 2 hit me whilst swearing at me as I cycled in Hornsey. Need justice #cycling We are trying to get more details and follow this up w...