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London Assembly tells Mayor to beef up cycle track design, deliveryPublished: 2:27pm 28 March 2018

The London Assembly’s comprehensive report on cycling tells the Mayor to make the London Cycle Design Standards a required part of the planning process in the capital. It also wants him to publish timetables for infrastructure delivery. Th...

Mayor backs 20 mph limits on central London roadsPublished: 1:28pm 23 March 2018

As part of a programme to reduce road danger from vehicles London’s Mayor Sadiq Khan is backing 20 mph speed limits on red routes in central London as a priority, with plans to widen the programme across the rest of the capital.
The commi...

Thanks for your help! TfL consultations showcase LCC campaigningPublished: 5:49pm 21 March 2018

A slew of the latest consultation results reports from TfL showcase how your help and LCC’s campaigning work have led to big wins for cycling in London…
Cycle Superhighway CS4
Over 3,000 people responded directly to the consultati...

Hackney Council aims to reduce construction site road risk and join CLOCS Published: 2:05pm 16 March 2018

Hackney Council is aiming to reduce road danger around construction sites by become a Construction Logistics and Community Safety (CLOCS) champion. Writing in response to a letter from Dr Ashok Sinha, LCC’s CEO, recommending CLOCS membership...

Construction Logistics Plans: safe working in a busy cityPublished: 4:20pm 9 March 2018

As part of its partnership work with TfL and the Construction Logistics and Community Safety (CLOCS) community LCC is looking at some of the innovative approaches to reducing road danger and improving safety implemented by CLOCS members. 
En...

Women & Cycling: Six women discuss the challenges and the push for change...Published: 2:47pm 2 March 2018

Last summer we spoke with six women about the challenges they face and the push for change to get more women into cycling. To celebrate International Women's Day this year, we wanted to re-share their their stories and invite the London cycling ...

LCC Campaigns Coordinator Fran Graham weighs in on women & cycling Published: 1:43pm 2 March 2018

International Women's Day is an annual event and this year, Thursday 8th March sees various groups around the world celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.
2018's theme is #PressforProgress, ...

Huge public support for Cycle Superhighway CS9 despite bikelashPublished: 6:25pm 28 February 2018

The numbers are in, and nearly 60% of the 5,388 responses to the Cycle Superhighway 9 (CS9) consultation supported the proposals, despite a furious bikelash from ward Councillors, some retailers on Chiswick High Road and some residents.
The pla...

The top five tips for cycling in the snow that you should remember this weekPublished: 5:45pm 26 February 2018

The UK is set for a cold and snowy week and many cyclists will be considering downing tools as a result. But all is not lost. Hövding, experts in all things cycling and based in Sweden, therefore well versed in all things snow-related, has ...

GROUPTEST: Winter JacketsPublished: 12:53pm 26 February 2018

British weather can be a fickle thing, and having the right kit can mean the world of a difference to your riding experience - especially during winter months when low light and changeable conditions are in full swing.
The LCC team tests some w...

2 minute action: let’s get a bigger ULEZPublished: 1:09pm 23 February 2018

 

The Ultra-Low Emission Zone (also known as the ULEZ) is part of Sadiq’s plan to cut the harmful levels of air pollution that Londoners are exposed to. The first stage in this plan starts in April 2019 in central London – with...

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...