Everything tagged with london

Blog post: LCC Project Shortlisted for Excellence in travel information and Marketing Awards 2017

A project conceived by London Cycling Campaign, funded by WestTrans has been shortlisted for the Transport Times ‘Excellence in travel information and marketing awards 2017. This category covers all areas of transport marketing including i...

Blog post: Full response to Mayor's Transport Strategy

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...

Blog post: Take Action: give feedback on the Mayor's Transport Strategy

  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...

Blog post: Mayor launches new Transport Strategy – LCC’s initial take

The Mayor has announced a new Transport Strategy, covering up to 2041 and even beyond on some pledges. It’s out for public consultation until 2 October, and we’re keen for you to feed into our Cyclescape thread. We’ll then asse...

Discussion: Wireless safety product for London cyclist

Hi all, I'm in the process of developing a new wireless saftety product for particularly London cyclists.  I could really do with some cyclist that regularly cycle or commute to work for some feedback.  Any help appreciated so please do...

Blog post: London's breathtaking legacy

Andrea Lee and Tom Bogdanowicz explore the wider impacts of air pollution on the capital and consider solutions for the future A quick glance at the King’s College London’s annual air quality map shows that on virtually every major ...

Blog post: What do parents think about cycling with children in London?

Before the launch of our Sign for Cycling campaign, we asked LCC members to fill in a survey. We were looking for your views on what would make things better for cycling in London. And we got them. Main roads and junctions The survey confirmed...

Blog post: LCC London to Amsterdam ride 2016

  Love London, Go Dutch was LCC’s most successful campaign. But have you ever wondered what’s it actually like cycling in the Netherlands? Wonder no more! You can find out for yourself by joining us this September as we take t...

Blog post: Nowhere to park? LCC + TfL are tackling a cycling issue with the people who know best – you!

Cycle parking made the London news this week with Transport for London’s announcement of new cycling hubs, a superhub of 5000 spaces at Waterloo and two smaller hubs at stations in Hounslow and Greenwich.  Whilst these hubs are welcome ...

Blog post: Sadiq Khan outlines support for cycling in manifesto - but is it enough?

Sadiq Khan cycling with Chris Boardman and our campaigner, Simon Munk in February 2016. Image Copyright The Standard  Sadiq Khan, Labour mayoral candidate has outlined his support for cycling in his manifesto, where he says one of his prio...

Blog post: Interview: Ben Plowden, TfL's Director of Surface Strategy and Planning

Ann Kenrick, chair of LCC’s Board, talks to TfL’s director of Strategy & Planning (Surface Transport) about cycling in the capital and the role of campaigners...  Tell us about your childhood — did you grow up in London...

Blog post: Meet the Cycling Services team!

Who: Cycling Services Team What: Workshops, mechanics, pop-up cycle cafes and safety talks for landowners, corporates, unis & colleges, local government and community groups Contact: cyclingprojects@lcc.org.uk or call our...

Discussion: Raise Your Issues

Question -  I’m an industrial designer who has recently taken a contract to actively make cycling considerably easier & safer in London in the near future.  1) My question to you is what YOU consider to be the most dangerous ...

Discussion: Raise Your Issues

Question -  I’m an industrial designer who has recently taken a contract to actively make cycling considerably easier & safer in London in the near future. 1) My question to you is what YOU consider to be the most dangerous and fr...

Blog post: Campaign: New Standard Bearers

This article was originally published in the September 2014 edition of London Cyclist What have design standards ever done for you? Tom Bogdanowicz and Charlie Lloyd look at the first post-Go Dutch version of the London Cycle Design Standards Wh...