29 September 2014 - 10:30am
Government told: "stop treating cycling like a poor relation"
At the start of the Conservative Party Conference, representatives from a coalition of cycling groups have called on the government to “stop treating cycling like a poor relation” and create a long-term, properly-resourced cycling strategy.
23 September 2014 - 3:06pm
CTC and GMCC ride at Labour Party Conference
Manchester saw 300 cyclists taking to the streets in a peaceful rally promoting the Space for Cycling campaign on Monday 22 September, as one part of CTC campaign activity at the party conference.
29 July 2014 - 9:32am
Cycle use down in England in 2013
Government transport data from last year show that the bounce in participation in 2012 has subsided, and cycle use has fallen back to 2011 levels, with the fewest number of trips per person at any point over the last 20 years.
18 July 2014 - 10:54am
£10 a head for cycling by 2020 say MPs
The Commons Transport Select Committee's inquiry report on Cycle Safety has been published, endorsing many of CTC's recommendations.
24 June 2014 - 4:14pm
New map shows councillors' support for Space for Cycling
In mid-April, we launched the national Space for Cycling campaign in partnership with Cyclenation groups across the country. Our new interactive map shows where councillors have signed up so far, and Newcastle leads the way, outside London.
19 June 2014 - 8:39am
MPs and peers take to two wheels
The annual Parliamentary Bike Ride to launch Bike Week 2014 was followed by speeches from a cross-party panel of MPs who all agreed more needs to be done to boost cycling levels in the UK.
19 May 2014 - 1:30pm
Space for Cycling Big Ride Success
Hundreds of cyclists in cities across the UK showed their support for Space for Cycling by participating in locally held Big Rides.
1 May 2014 - 12:16pm
Traffic signs reform signal better cycling infrastructure
After years of pressure from CTC, the Department for Transport has unveiled a major reform of the traffic signs and signals regulations, which will allow better quality cycle facilities to be built, and much greater flexibility for local authorities to adopt their own approaches.
11 April 2014 - 5:21pm
Space for Cycling: the national campaign gets underway
CTC, the national cycling charity, has launched the national Space for Cycling campaign. It call on councils to ensure that anyone can cycle anywhere, and to seek the funding this will require.
10 April 2014 - 4:04pm
Space for Cycling - your infrastructure photos mapped
Space for Cycling calls on councils to improve our streets so that anyone can cycle anywhere. But what does that mean in practice? CTC wants your photos and examples of infrastructure that's good or bad to explain to councils what works, and what needs improvement.