Everything tagged with lewisham

Blog post: Ten pound bike spotted on Bermondsey Street

Event: Farthing Down, Kent and a bit of Surrey

Farthing Down Ride  About 50 hilly and beautiful miles through Surrey and Kent. Returning to London via Downe, Beckenham and finally Ladywell, Lewisham. Sunday, Oct 26, 2014 You can meet me at Le Delice, 38 Ladywell Rd, London, United Kingdom...

Blog post: Councils sign up for London Cycling Campaign 'Urban Cycle Loan' programme to encourage cycling

The London Cycling Campaign is celebrating increased take-up of our 'Urban Cycle Loan' programme, which enables people who live, work or study within one of the participating boroughs to borrow a bike free for one month. Urban Cycle Loan is now...

Blog post: Lewisham Cycle Loan Scheme

  Lewisham leads the way with successful cycle loan scheme As the benefits of cycling to society and individuals become more apparent, local councils are looking at ways to encourage more people to cycle. In many European cities cycling is ...

Blog post: Lewisham is the latest London council to take giant strides to reduce lorry danger to cycling

LCC's Mike Cavenett explains the significance of yet another council adopting our Safer Lorries, Safer Cycling pledge Being a cycling campaigner can be frustrating work. The areas in which we operate – political, civil service and transpo...

Event: Cycle ride - Tilbury & Gravesend, the industrial Thames

Where: Tilbury & Gravesend, the industrial Thames When: Saturday 12 October 2013 Meet: 10:00 @ Cutty Sark Gardens, London SE10 9LW (by the foot tunnel entrance) Brought to you by LCC’s South East London Commissariat for Social Cycle Rid...

Event: Afterworker: Lewisham borders

Where: Lewisham bordersWhen: Thursday 11 July 2013Meet: 18:30 @ Blackheath Pond (by the Princess of Wales pub) An afterworker ride around the boundary of Lewisham borough. Hilly in parts, but nothing serious, and with much of the ride on quiet ro...

Blog post: Calls for Transport for London and Lewisham Council to improve cycling safety after father-of-two killed on Loampit Vale

Father-of-two Paul Hutcheson, 41, from Lee in South-East London (pictured above with his family), died during the morning rush hour on Monday 24 June 2013 after being struck by a red Audi while cycling on Loampit Vale near the junction with Thur...

Event: Waterlink Way and Hilly Fields Summer Fayre

Ride: Waterlink Way and Hilly Fields Summer Fayre When: Saturday 22 June 2013 Meet: 10:00 @ Cutty Sark Gardens, SE10 9LW (by foot tunnel entrance) My final contribution to NotBikeWeek™ 2013, brought to you by the esteemed South East London ...

Event: Thursday Afterworker

Meetpoint: Southwark Needle, Southside London Bridge outside Evans This week will be a riverside jaunt along the northside of the the Thames from Tower Bridge through the Greenwich Foot tunnel (let’s hope the lifts are working) up through...

Event: Otford to Eynsford loop

Saturday 1st December: Otford to Eynsford loop - c. 40 miles and 3000ft of ascent, quite hilly at times, all on-road. Meet: Trevor Hughes at Catford station (not Catford Bridge) at 0845 to catch the 0903 train to Otford, or meet Andrew Ferga...

Discussion: Convoy's Wharf Exhibition - Sat 23rd July 2011

INVITATION: CONVOYS WHARF EXHIBITION The Albany, Deptford, SE8 4AG (The Red Room, Ground Floor) Saturday 23rd July, 10am – 5pm Hutchison Whampoa and the development team for Convoys Wharf would like to invite you to a public exhibition of...