Archives for May 2011

Show your support for London Assembly motion to keep Blackfriars 20mphPublished: 9:40pm 26 May 2011

Add to our photo petition: "Boris, give us the freedom to walk or ride: Blackfriars must stay 20mph"
Campaign Update   June 24
There was outrage amongst London cyclists and many politicians that the motion to the London Assembly that w...

Why did Transport for London reject its own cycle-friendly Blackfriars design?Published: 11:32pm 21 May 2011

photo Hundreds of protestors demonstrated against the latest designs proposed for Blackfriars Bridge

What the hundreds of cyclists who demonstrated on Blackfriars Bridge this morning might not know is that, four years ago, Transport for Londo...

Do you want Blackfriars to be a 'motorway' for the next 30 years?Published: 11:29pm 21 May 2011

LCC has criticised Transport for London's latest proposals for Blackfriars Bridge, which condemn Londoners to continue cycling through a 'motorway' in order to cross the river, potentially for decades to come.
Read the proposal here
We thank L...

LCC distributes £125,000 to community cycling projects in LondonPublished: 11:25pm 21 May 2011

The Community Cycling Fund for London (CCFL) is accepting grant applications from grassroots cycling projects from 20 May until 3 June 2011.
Grants of up to £5000 are available for community groups to start new initiatives to get ...

10,000 sign petition calling for cycle training for London lorry driversPublished: 11:12pm 21 May 2011

CEO Ashok Sinha hands our petition to Assembly Members representing the four main parties photo Belinda Sinclair

More than 10,000 people have signed LCC's petition calling for all London councils to provide cyclist-awareness training for thei...