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17 December 2014 - 4:26pm
Somerset and Hereford support Space for Cycling
Councillors supporting Space for Cycling by Highway Authority - 16 Dec 2014
Somerset has became the first shire county with over 30% of its councillors committed to Space for Cycling. Since then, Hereford County Council has followed with 47% of councillors backing the campaign.
15 December 2014 - 11:08am
CycleClips 12 December 2014
Cycling Christmas Decorations
Christmas is almost here in this week's CycleClips, CTC's weekly e-newsletter. There's prizes to be won, a new job to apply for and how you can help to make it a Happy New Year for cycling.
12 December 2014 - 4:25pm
Tell your MP to back the cycling and walking amendment to the Infrastructure Bill
Infrastructure investment: Abbey Rd DLR construction
CTC has teamed up with the Campaign to Protect Rural England, Living Streets, Campaign for Better Transport, Sustrans and British Cycling to propose an Amendment to the Infrastructure Bill currently passing through the House of Commons.
11 December 2014 - 11:52am
Book now for CTC courses in 2015
Book now for CTC cycling courses in 2015
Take the first step towards working in cycling, by signing up to one of CTC's courses. Places are available on CTC courses for 2015, but they are filling up fast so don't delay - book today.
8 December 2014 - 11:58am
The Highlands, Glens and Western Isles Audax on TV
Still from Sore in the Saddle
A documentary about the Highlands, Glens and Western Isles Audax will be broadcast on Tuesday 9 December on BBC 2 Scotland at 7pm. It features CTC members and volunteers who ride the tough route every year.
5 December 2014 - 5:47pm
CycleClips 5 December 2014
A festive Chopper bike
It's starting to look a lot like Christmas in this week's CycleClips, CTC's weekly e-newsletter. Find out about the wonderful wheelers of N. Ireland, get a discount code for the London Bike Show, become one of Santa's helpers and more.
4 December 2014 - 4:21pm
Calculating the Tour de France effect
Tour de France in Yorkshire
A new report out this week called Three Inspirational Days takes a look at the impact the Tour de France made in Yorkshire, Cambridge and London.
28 November 2014 - 4:52pm
Get all the latest news in CycleClips 28 November 2014
Tour de France sketch books
All the latest cycling news in today's CycleClips
28 November 2014 - 12:39pm
Help stiffen Robert Goodwill's support for safer lorries
Proposed lorry design
European ministers will meet Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and the European Commission to decide when or whether to introduce safer lorry designs.
27 November 2014 - 6:28pm
Summons for cyclist fined for pavement cycling
The location where the fine was issued
A cyclist whose legal challenge is being supported by the Cyclists' Defence Fund has received a court summons for failing to pay a fine for pavement cycling.
27 November 2014 - 2:35pm
Nick Clegg visits CTC's Bike Bike Revival in Bristol
Nick Clegg at CTC Big Bike Revival
Following the announcement of an extra £214 million of funding for cycling at the Cycling Summit in Bristol, the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg visited CTC's Big Bike Revival project.
26 November 2014 - 3:30pm
Big Bike Revival - next stop Bristol
Bristol Big Bike revival
Following the success of CTC’s recent Big Bike Revival pilot in Yorkshire, CTC are holding a ‘mini’ Big Bike revival this Thursday outside the Arnolfini in Bristol from 10:30 until 14:00.
21 November 2014 - 4:25pm
CycleClips 21 November 2014
Keep up-to-date with all the latest cycling news in this week's CycleClips. Read about: Space for Cycling;Blazing Saddles in Scotland; Jeremy Vine, Bono and park life; Cycle Campaign News- November issue; Get radical; Hillclimb Girl; London calling; and CTC Gift Membership.
18 November 2014 - 3:59pm
Uptown top ranking: which city leads on Space for Cycling?
Newcastle's Civic Ride, Sept 2014.
CTC published its league table of political support for cycling in eight English cities on 17 November. Here we analyse the results.
17 November 2014 - 10:57am
All-party parliamentary group calls for £10 cycle revolution
APPCG on parliament Green
The All-Party Parliamentary Cycling Group in a letter to The Times presses the case for cycling in the UK.
14 November 2014 - 4:16pm
CycleClips 14 November 2014
A Gift Membership
This week's edition of CTC's e-newsletter has news of a great CTC Gift Membership offer; a starry bike lane; Bicycle the movie; Bikes in battle; the latest CTC job vacancy and much more.
14 November 2014 - 12:12pm
CTC calls for ambition and funding commitment in Cycle Strategy
Cycling Minister Robert Goodwill MP and Prof David Cox
CTC has responded to the Department for Transport's consultation on their draft Cycling Delivery Plan, calling for greater ambition and a commitment to at least £10 per head per year.
13 November 2014 - 3:40pm
Government tells New Forest to give back cycle grant
Cyclists in the New Forest
CTC gives its reaction to the Government's order for the New Forest National Park Authority to return a £1.5 million grant allocated for cycle specific projects.
10 November 2014 - 1:24pm
Lest We Forget: how CTC honours fallen soliders
Cyclist Battalion from WW1
The Cyclists' War Memorial in Meriden was erected after the First World War and ever since then, CTC members have met every year to remember cyclists who have died as a result of war. This week, the BBC has broadcast a feature about the memorial as part of the World War One at Home series.
7 November 2014 - 3:10pm
CycleClips 7 November 2014
Wheel chopping board
This week's edition of CTC's e-newsletter brings you: CTC Scotland Gathering and AGM; BBC - friend or foe? John Radford RIP; Lest we forget; Amazing Adolfo; Planet of the Shapes; Detour de France; The British Bike Off; Hot shots in Hampshire; CTC-CycleNation Conference.

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