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Will Norman speaks, and is debated, at LCC AGMPublished: 1:56pm 25 October 2017

Walking & Cycling Commissioner Will Norman spoke on the Mayor’s progress at the London Cycling Campaign AGM on 19 October. The AGM also heard a motion criticising the pace of delivery on the Mayor’s pledges to LCC during our #sig...

Campaigner Awards Winners 2017Published: 3:06pm 23 October 2017

Thank you to everyone who made it to the LCC AGM on Thursday 19th 2017. The lively evening was rounded off by a very short Campaigns Awards.
I apologised at the time for keeping it short (we were rapidly running out of time at the venue), but p...

2017 David Eales Memorial RidePublished: 3:39pm 4 October 2017

For those of you who may not have known David Eales, he was a prominent member of Ealing Cycling Campaign, and sadly passed away in August of last year. A popular and well-loved local figure, David was a passionate advocate for cycling...

Ben Chico: LCC's Youngest CampaignerPublished: 9:56am 2 October 2017

 
 
If you click onto Ben Chico’s JustGiving page, you’ll see this simple opening line:
I am 9 and raising money for more cycling lanes for London Cycling Campaign because we can’t afford more pollution and cycl...

Second Cycle Superhighway announced – Tower Bridge to GreenwichPublished: 10:30am 28 September 2017

Following hot on the heels of the announcement of CS9 in west London last week, the Mayor of London has today opened the public consultation on CS4 from Tower Bridge to Greenwich.
London Cycling Campaign will be producing a campaign action so e...

Cyclist killed in collision with tipper lorry at Chelsea Bridge Published: 2:25pm 27 September 2017

A female cyclist has been killed in a collision with a 32 tonne tipper lorry at Chelsea Bridge/Grosvenor Road. The collision took place at approximately 7.50am on Wednesday 27th  October 2017.  The cyclist was taken from the scene with...

Full response to Mayor's Transport StrategyPublished: 10:33am 27 September 2017

If you've got two minutes, please take our easy action to respond to the Mayor's Transport Strategy.
However, if you want to write a fuller and more informed response to the strategy, we've now published our full response here (also on our...

New west London Cycle Superhighway announcedPublished: 11:34am 21 September 2017

Today, the Mayor of London has taken a major and long-awaited step forward by opening public consultation on CS9 in west London between Olympia and Brentford.
London Cycling Campaign will be producing a campaign action so everyone will easily a...

RideLondon-Surrey 100 2018 ballot closes soon - take part now! Published: 4:17pm 13 September 2017

With only a couple weeks left before the ballot closes, it’s your last chance to apply for a place in Prudential’s RideLondon-Surrey 100 event in 2018 – it shuts on 5th January at 5pm!
Entries are filling up fast for Europe's ...

Take Action: give feedback on the Mayor's Transport Strategy Published: 4:05pm 13 September 2017

 
The Mayor of London wants to know what you think about his new Mayor's Transport Strategy (MTS) – the document that will dictate policy on how people travel around the city for decades to come.
At the London Cycling Campaign, we kno...

London Cycling Campaign & Dennis Eagle Launch New Lorry Safety ProjectPublished: 11:24am 12 September 2017

At an Exchanging Places event hosted by the City of London today, the London Cycling Campaign (LCC) and HGV manufacturer Dennis Eagle launched a major new initiative to reduce the number of cyclists and pedestrians killed or seriously injured in...

Will Norman speaks out on 9 ElmsPublished: 2:49pm 15 August 2017

We will ensure that the final designs for Nine Elms Lane and Battersea Park Road offer a safe, high quality cycle route that can be used by all Londoners to travel between Battersea and Vauxhall."

Following on from our blog attacking the re...

Take action: take 2 minutes to save “Go Dutch”Published: 4:13pm 9 August 2017

Good news: the flood gates have opened, and we’re seeing finally seeing a lot of major cycling and walking schemes coming forward under the Mayor Sadiq Khan. 
Bad news: while a couple are excellent, the majority are nowhere near good...

FreeCycle - Thousands of children and adults take to London's streets by bike Published: 6:59pm 29 July 2017

London Cycling Campaign had a great day at the 5th Prudential RideLondon Freecycle (it was also the 10th anniversary of the LCC inspired ride) with our amazing volunteers taking 35 group rides from all over the capital into the closed road route...

Newborn v Veteran - battle of the saddlebags Published: 3:51pm 28 July 2017

Carradice Camper long flap 2017  (£75) versus  Carradice Camper long flap 1961 (1953 price was 53 shillings and 9 pence).
Its rare to test two nigh on identical products with a 50+ age gap between them: a review and a true ‘...