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Archives for February 2018

Local Group News: March 2018Published: 12:21pm 19 February 2018

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 la...

GROUPTEST: Rear Panniers Published: 5:14pm 14 February 2018

 
Whether you're commuting or touring, panniers are a fantastic bike accessory for a few reasons. Besides keeping the weight (and sweat) off your back, they offer a larger capacity than a backpack and are built to withstand the toughest cond...

Close the gates: all stakeholders agree to Regent’s Park CS11 planPublished: 3:18pm 12 February 2018

Westminster City Council and Crown Estates Paving Commission have written to LCC to confirm they will not oppose closing the gates of Regent’s Park to through motor traffic as part of the proposed new Cycle Superhighway 11 (CS11).  Af...

GROUPTEST: Urban BackpacksPublished: 2:19pm 12 February 2018

While messenger bags may be widly regarded as the ultimate companion for any urban cyclist, backpacks are a practical, versatile (and might we add quite stylish) way of carrying all your daily necessities when traveling by bike, and today's ther...

GROUPTEST: Bikepacking SeatpacksPublished: 3:04pm 6 February 2018

If you like heading off the beaten track, the LCC team tests the latest bikepacking seatpacks to help you find the right pack to carry everything you need on your two-wheeled adventures:
ALPKIT Koala (regular) £70 
alpkit.comCapacity...

The London Plan – shaping the lives of LondonersPublished: 5:23pm 1 February 2018

The London Plan, written afresh by every London mayor, is the defining document for all planning in the capital, setting the framework for all spatial development including housing, retail, education, business and leisure for the next 25 years. ...