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Opposition to “bus stop bypass” outside St Thomas’ Hospital based on no evidence say LCC & Wheels for WellbeingPublished: 1:18pm 28 June 2016

 
Lambeth Cyclists, London Cycling Campaign and Wheels for Wellbeing call for St Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust to embrace health benefits of cycling, rather than opposing cycling schemes without evidence
Guy’...

Local Group News: June 2016Published: 9:41am 28 June 2016

London Cycling Campaign has a network of over 30 Local Groups across London, one per borough.
Find out what they've been up to in their latest Newsletters.
If you're an LCC member, you'll receive your borough Newsletter in your ...

Recognition for trustee Dr Rachel AldredPublished: 3:51pm 24 June 2016

Huge congratulations to London Cycling Campaign trustees Dr Rachel Aldred for winning the ESRC's (Economic & Social Research Council) Celebrating Impact Prize for "Outstanding Impact in Public Policy".
Dr Aldred is a University of Werstmins...

Four new consultations for KingstonPublished: 3:02pm 22 June 2016

Kingston-Upon-Thames, following Mayoral purdah, is moving forward with its mini-Holland - initiating public consultation on four schemes at once. Wheatfield Way and the Kingston Station area in the town centre are joined by the Fountain roundabo...

Give a Beep campaign in full swing!Published: 3:25pm 14 June 2016

Last week, Hövding, with LCC's backing launched the 'Give a Beep' campaign to help make London a cycle-friendly city. A brand new initiative; using 'Flic' buttons as a modern cycle bell, cyclists in London are now able to press this when th...

New Mayor promises ‘direct vision’ lorry standard backed by a delivery plan Published: 4:53pm 1 June 2016

New Mayor promises ‘direct vision’ lorry standard backed by a delivery plan 
In his first session of Mayor’s Questions, the new Mayor Sadiq Khan spelled out his manifesto commitment to secure widespread use of lorries with ...

CS9 Cycle Superhighway on the way?Published: 9:48am 1 June 2016

Good news: CS9, between Olympia and Hounslow in west London, looks like it will go to public consultation, at least in part, soon.
In 2010, a cycle superhighway between Hounslow and Hyde Park was one of the twelve radial routes proposed as the ...

Give a *beep* about safe cyclingPublished: 3:50pm 31 May 2016

London Cycling Campaign are supporting Hövding, (the Swedish company who designed and developed the air bag helmet), to launch the 'Give a Beep' campaign, designed to put pressure on the new Mayor to keep his 'Sign for Cycling' co...

What did Boris ever do for cycling?Published: 12:35pm 31 May 2016

LCC's Infrastructure Campaigner, Simon Munk assesses the impact that Boris Johnson has had on cycling in London

Elected for his first term in May 2008, Boris Johnson immediately showed a keen interest in transport - if not cycling directly. Ple...

Mayor Sadiq Khan reaffirms commitment to Sign for CyclingPublished: 9:59am 20 May 2016

Image: TfL
The Mayor has today reaffirmed in a Press Release, his commitment to make cycling safer and easier for every Londoner as he begins scrutinising major plans for new cycle superhighways and the transformation of key junctions in the he...

2016 London Cycling Awards - WINNERS! Published: 7:40am 20 May 2016

A bevvy of awesome and inspiring projects, organisations, retailers and individuals were acknowledged and celebrated at this year’s London Cycling Awards. The ceremony was hosted by the very cool Spin London festival in London’s trendy...

Open Letter to Sadiq Khan - London's new MayorPublished: 2:35pm 10 May 2016

Open Letter to Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London from London Cycling Campaign
 
Tuesday 10th May 2016
Dear Mr Khan,
Many congratulations on being elected as Mayor of London. The London Cycling Campaign wishes you well in achieving your goal to ...

London Cycling Awards 2016 Published: 12:40pm 6 May 2016

The London Cycling Awards are back! Who are our 2016 finalists?
So they’re here again! And what a year it’s been for cycling too. It couldn’t be a more exciting time to host the London Cycling Awards at London’s coolest bi...

Departing Mayor orders redo of Old Street CS1 shared spacePublished: 10:35am 6 May 2016

Apex CS1 picture copyright: Nicholas Sanderson
As one of his last acts as Mayor of London, Boris Johnson has signed an order to TfL to redo the "Apex" junction at Old Street on Cycle Superhighway CS1. The Mayor's directive says: "TfL recently c...

LCC , business leaders , Mayor Boris Johnson and his Cycling Commissioner celebrate as East-West Cycle Superhighway opens Published: 9:34am 6 May 2016

One short ride for Boris Johnson but a lasting legacy for Londoners – the capital’s  Mayor , on his last day in office, opened the new East-West Cycle Superhighway accompanied by dozens of LCC members, including youngsters, as wel...