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Blog post: Champion rider joins master frame builders at Roberts Rendezvous

Star builders and riders at Roberts Rendezvous  Photo above courtesy Lawrence Lawry. The remarkable Roberts Rendezvous rally re-united 50 Roberts bikes with their master frame builders in London’s grand Guildhall Yard. Frame builders ...

Blog post: Master frame builders at Roberts Rendezvous 13th June, Guildhall Yard, City of London

Three legends at Roberts Rendezvous - 13 June,  Guildhall Yard Three, award-winning,  frame building masters are coming to the Roberts Rendezvous cycle rally on Wednesday June 13th at Guildhall Yard ((EC2V 7HH) in the City of London (4p...

Blog post: City Cycling Festival hosts Roberts Cycles rally 13 June 2018

City Cycling Festival hosts first ever Roberts Cycles rally on Wednesday 13th of June Owners, and fans, of cycles built by one of London’s most illustrious bike makers, Roberts Cycles, are invited to arrive on (preferably) Roberts-built bi...

Blog post: Roberts Cycles

  Report on the Roberts Rendezvous cycle rally held on 13 June 2018 is now here. There are also photos on robertscycles.com  and on flickr .  This article is reproduced, (with updates and new sections), from ...

Blog post: Mayor backs 20 mph limits on central London roads

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...

Blog post: Hackney Council aims to reduce construction site road risk and join CLOCS

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...

Blog post: Construction Logistics Plans: safe working in a busy city

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...

Blog post: Islington and Tower Hamlets CLOCking on to construction safety

Islington and Tower Hamlets signing up to the CLOCS safety standard for construction sites In response to a letter sent to him by LCC, the Mayor of Tower Hamlets, John Biggs and the cabinet member for transport in islington, Claudia Webbe, ...

Blog post: What you can do to make construction traffic safer in your borough

What you can do to make construction traffic safer in your borough Almost anywhere you look in London the cranes are proliferating. More than 450 tower blocks are in construction or in the pipeline, and the Mayor is aiming for a massive buildi...

Blog post: Give a *beep* about safe cycling

London Cycling Campaign are supporting Hövding, (the Swedish company who designed and developed the air bag helmet), to launch the 'Give a Beep' campaign, designed to put pressure on the new Mayor to keep his 'Sign for Cycling' co...

Blog post: It's a garden, and a bridge - what's not to like?

LCC Board Member, Terry Patterson reports back from the Thames Central Open Space meeting about the proposed Garden Bridge on Monday 16th May hosted by Kate Hoey MP. (Photo Arup) What on earth is the problem everyone has with the Garden Bridge...

Blog post: LCC joins cab drivers and Greenpeace to demand real action on air pollution

Today, we've joined up with London cab drivers, as two of the groups most exposed to London’s bad-quality air, to support Greenpeace’s proposal for a Clean Air Zone in the capital. A new survey published today shows that 62% of Londo...

Blog post: London Cyclist 150th issue retrospective cont. - The 2010s

Blog post: London Cyclist 150th issue retrospective cont. - The 2000s

The 2000s The growing demands of administering membership meant that LCC had to charge a higher full annual membership subscription of £23.50 in the new year, but Direct Debit payments were introduced at the same time. Successful funding ...

Blog post: Magic solution to cycle theft is the perfect gift (plus tweet exclusive)

LCC festive Tweet exclusive - at #magicbike you can read the full story in 24 succesive, thrilling tweets.  When young boy Dominik has his bike stolen he turns to an unusual solution: Magic. With the help of his uncle Tom the magician the ...