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Space for Cycling Fundraiser at Look Mum No Hands! on Tuesday 7th October Published: 10:50am 29 Sep 2014

Join us on Tuesday 7th October from 5pm at London's most bicycle-friendly cafe, Look mum no hands!, for a fundraising evening in support of our huge London-wide campaign, Space for Cycling.
We love cycling and we love our bikes. So, what ...

London Cycling Campaign says new cycle superhighways essential to keep London movingPublished: 04:17pm 25 Sep 2014

Transport for London’s publication today of impact reports for the East-West and North-South Cycle Superhighways show that fears of London grinding to a halt are unfounded. LCC Chief Executive Ashok Sinha said:
“There will be a 40% ...

LCC’s Space for Cycling campaign honoured in BikeBiz AwardsPublished: 01:05pm 25 Sep 2014

Leading members of the UK and world cycling trade applauded heartily as London Cycling Campaign’s Space for Cycling campaign took top prize in the Cycling Advocacy category of the BikeBiz Awards 2014 at a ceremony preceding the Cycle ...

Fantastic Cycling in CopenhagenPublished: 11:11am 24 Sep 2014

Amsterdam and Copenhagen are competing to be the best cities in the world for bicycles, so it's nice to see this infographic (below)from Cykelvalg.dk that shows exactly why cycling is fantastic in Copenhagen.
As you can see, 95% of the popul...

Theatre Delicatessen presents Pedal Pusher - 50% off tickets for LCC Members Published: 04:03pm 23 Sep 2014

Five years since its first performance, Theatre Delicatessen's 'Pedal Pusher' has been reworked and re-imagined in response to the explosive admission by Lance Armstrong about his use of performance enhancing drugs throughout his career.
Com...

2014 CCFL grants open for applicationsPublished: 12:22pm 23 Sep 2014

The 2014 Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFL) funding round is now open and accepting applications until Monday 6th October.
The CCFL is a scheme funded by Transport for London and administered by the London Cycling Campaign to support comm...

London Cycling Campaign welcomes ‘long overdue’ upgrade to Cycle Superhighway 2Published: 07:44am 23 Sep 2014

London Cycling Campaign welcomes the arrival of long-awaited plans to improve Cycle Superhighway Route 2 (CS2) between Aldgate and Bow roundabout. Six cyclists have died on this route since it became a cycling superhighway in 2011.
The original r...

2014 CCFL Grants funding round opens on Monday 22nd SeptemberPublished: 10:54am 19 Sep 2014

The 2014 Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFL) funding round is opening on Monday 22nd September and will close 2 weeks later on Monday 6th October.
The Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFL) is a scheme funded by Transport for London (TfL...

Lambeth celebrates cycling with the Brixton Cycling Fair Published: 11:54am 17 Sep 2014

Friday 12th September saw Lambeth welcome the Brixton Cycling Fair. Taking place alongside the London Cycling Show in Windrush Square, the event organised by London Cycling Campaign brought together the biggest names in cycling from the capital ...

Stand up for space for cycling: tell TfL why you support the new Cycle Superhighways plansPublished: 12:10pm 12 Sep 2014

Take action now: show your support for the new cycle superhighways
Earlier this month, Transport for London unveiled its impressive designs for two new cycle superhighways in central London. And we think they're good. Not perfect, but a ma...

LCC member sets world recordPublished: 01:19pm 07 Sep 2014

Sidney Schuman, a member of LCC’s Lewisham group, has set the 80 to 84 year old one hour cycling record by clocking 28.388 kilometres (17.4 miles) at the Lea Valley Velodrome in the QE Olympic Park Cheered on by family, friends and LCC mem...

Film Review - Bicycle Published: 09:53am 04 Sep 2014

Bicycle – A Great British Movement

Directed by BAFTA winning director and keen cyclist Michael B. Clifford, this documentary looks back at the history of the bicycle in Britain and explores the story of cycling, particularly its increase ...

LCC hails initial proposals for new superhighways as a successPublished: 07:44am 03 Sep 2014

Designs for the North-South and East-West cycle superhighways, released for consultation by Transport for London today, represent a major step forward in creating streets that are safe and inviting for cycling, say the London Cycling Campaign. T...

Brixton Cycling FairPublished: 11:14am 29 Aug 2014

Come along to the Brixton Cycling Fair happening in Windrush Square on Friday 12th from 2 in the afternoon through till 9 in the evening.

You'll have the opportunity to have your bike looked over by one of Brixton Cycles' trained mechanics and...

Watch out for blind and partially sighted peoplePublished: 06:08am 27 Aug 2014

People with with poor sight rely on their hearing to get around safely. They cannot hear cycles so we have to use our eyes to help them.
The Guide Dogs for the Blind is calling for all cyclists to use their Cycleyes.  We should help blind pe...