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Archives for November 2018

Healthy streets make for healthy businesses – new data hub launchedPublished: 12:40pm 16 November 2018

Healthy streets make for healthy businesses – new data hub launched
A new Transport for London 'data hub' reveals the scale of benefits for the local economy of schemes that improve conditions for walking and cycling.
Far from harming...

What to look for in a borough Transport Strategy/LIPPublished: 2:35pm 12 November 2018

 
Councils will be working hard now to make sure that their “Local Implementation Plans” (or LIPs) are up to scratch. They are the main way boroughs get funding from Transport for London (TfL) outside of specific funding p...

Bicycle Film Festival comes to London this NovemberPublished: 3:42pm 8 November 2018

Back with exciting line-up of shorts and feature films from around the world along with a host of supporting events and parties, the Bicycle Film Festival (BFF) returns to London 22-25 November. 
As the official charity partner of the fest...

Westminster’s business as usual approach is failing Oxford Street, and the wider areaPublished: 12:34pm 6 November 2018

London Cycling Campaign is frustrated and disappointed that Westminster Council’s proposals for Oxford Street fail to demonstrate any conviction to truly transform the world famous shopping district for the better.
Commenting on the propo...

Government hard on cycling offences, soft on dangerous driving Published: 2:55pm 2 November 2018

 
Motor vehicles account for almost all of the 1,700 road deaths in the UK each year. In London, hit and run incidents are on the rise. The Government promised to update driving offences and improve road justice back in 2014, but four years ...