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Share the Road joint statementPublished: 11:00pm 30 September 2006

In conjunction with CTC - the UK's national cyclists' organisation, Sustrans, Living Streets, Transport 2000 and the Environmental Transport Association, LCC has prepared the following joint statement on Transport for London's 'Share the Road' cam...

LCC and CTC groups support appeal against conviction of inconsiderate cycling Published: 11:00pm 30 September 2006

Daniel Cadden, the cyclist who was convicted of inconsiderate cycling and fined £100 and £200 in costs whilst riding in accordance with the National Standards for cycle training, has decided to appeal against his conviction.
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Win 2 tickets to Cycle Show 2006 Published: 11:00pm 26 September 2006

The first 5 new members who join this week will receive a pair of tickets to the cycling industry's biggest event - Cycle Show 2006 at ExCel in London on 6-8 October. The tickets are worth £24 on the door. So don't delay, join today.

Come along to LCC's Get Cycling! day Published: 11:00pm 21 September 2006

On Saturday 30th September LCC will be holding a ‘Get Cycling’ day at Victoria Park as part of the GLA Summer of Sport programme.Come and cycle with us!The event will take place from 12pm to 4pm and will be packed with hand-on cycling activities f...

Get ready for good goingPublished: 11:00pm 9 September 2006

From 15th September through to 24th September events will be taking place across London to celebrate good going week. See the good going website for what’s happening near you.Travel awareness in London - going greatGood going was launched in Tower...

Londoners keen to cycle to work but employers must take the initiativePublished: 11:00pm 8 September 2006

A new survey conducted by the Holborn Partnership shows that Londoners are keen to cycle to work but employers must take the initiative.The survey, conducted to clarify the perceptions of greenspaces and to drive future improvement programmes, sug...

Kids to get cycle-savvy with BikeabilityPublished: 11:00pm 6 September 2006

On 7th September 2006 kids across the country got into the saddle for the launch of Bikeability, the new cycling proficiency standard by Cycling England and the Department for Transport. The scheme marks the biggest upgrade yet in cycle training f...

Gearing up for European Mobility WeekPublished: 11:00pm 5 September 2006

European Mobility Week will be taking place from 16th to 22nd September this year, with cities across Europe celebrating forms of sustainable mobility. Friday 22nd September will be the annual International Car Free Day and in London, Monday 18th ...

Tour of Britain and BikeFest successPublished: 11:00pm 3 September 2006

Congratulations to our own Roger Hammond and Mark Cavendish, who finished second and third respectively in the final stage of the Tour of Britain on Sunday 3rd September. Both achieved the same time as the stage winner, the Belgian Tom Boonen. And...

Vulnerable road users need greater consideration Published: 11:00pm 29 August 2006

LCC says vulnerable roadusers, such as people on bicycles, need greater consideration in a Greater London Assembly Transport Committee Inquiry. Amongst the measures LCC thinks will make road safer for people on bicycles are:20mph speed limit HGV b...

Put up more bike stands instead of impounding cycles Published: 11:00pm 29 August 2006

LCC Press Release - 29th November 2004
Bike owners will find their bikes disappearing from streets and the locks destroyed without compensation if a new bill sponsored by London Boroughs and Transport for London gets through parliament.
And it w...

Londoners show the way to fight obesity Published: 11:00pm 29 August 2006

More Cycling is the Solution to Obesity Epidemic says Health Select Committee – Opportunity for London. The House of Commons Health Select Committee makes the following statement in its report on obesity (p.116).“If the Government were to achieve ...

Ken supports scrapping of legislation that would allow bike removal Published: 11:00pm 29 August 2006

This gives our campaign against the legislation more weight. This legislation would give Councils the power to remove any cycles in the vicinity of posted notices where, in their opinion, bikes are a 'nuisance' or offend against 'good management o...

Less traffic - happy cycle users Published: 11:00pm 29 August 2006

Enjoyable, wonderful, a delight - just some of the words used by people cycling to describe the first day of congestion charging. Here's what they said:“This has been the best day in London cycle commuting history. A wonderful journey (aided by ha...

LCN and Cycling in London Published: 11:00pm 29 August 2006

Review of cycling in LondonMany will already know about our campaign success late 2001. LCC successfully lobbied - through its groups, members, activists, friends and contacts  - Ken Livingstone to restore an £8million budget for cycling in London...