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1 April 2015 - 12:01am
Will Jeremy Clarkson be the next CTC president?
Bealnach na Ba Pass Scotland - the Great Tour
As part of CTC’s ongoing development plans as national cycling charity, former Top Gear presenter, Jeremy Clarkson, is considered the front runner to replace Jon Snow as President.
31 March 2015 - 11:19am
L'Eroica & CTC Heritage Jersey Rider Package
L'Eroica Britannia rider places CTC
Don't miss your opportunity to cycle back in time at this year's L'Eroica Britannia in Derbyshire's magnificent peaks with Team CTC. There are 25 places available and each rider will receive a CTC heritage jersey.
31 March 2015 - 11:00am
“VOTE BIKE!” says national cycling charity
Vote Bike logo
Today (Tuesday 31 March 2015), CTC, the national cycling charity, wrote to all prospective parliamentary candidates asking them publicly to register their personal views on cycling.
31 March 2015 - 10:48am
Vote Bike!
Bicycle outside of a polling station
Today (Tuesday 31 March 2015), CTC wrote to over 2,500 prospective parliamentary candidates asking them publicly to register their personal views on cycling.
27 March 2015 - 5:55pm
Ride for Team CTC in this year's Prudential RideLondon
CTC Crew RideLondon Ride Places
If you didn't get a place allocated to you from this year's Prudential RideLondon London - Surrey 100 ballot don't worry! Your chance to get in the saddle is still possible with Team CTC.
27 March 2015 - 5:35pm
An incomprehensible travesty of justice
Daniel Squire was killed whilst training for an Ironman Triathlon
Last week, an incomprehensible travesty of justice occurred in Kent. A driver who had sent and received 40 text messages whilst at the wheel and who then hit an 18-year-old cyclist on a straight stretch of road in broad daylight was cleared by a jury of causing the cyclist's death.
27 March 2015 - 8:40am
Be part of The Great Tour!
A cyclist in rides in CTC kit in Thanet by the beach
A new cycle tour is happening this summer and CTC is looking for riders and volunteers to join us on an awe-inspiring cycle journey around Great Britain’s dramatic and beautiful coastline.
24 March 2015 - 11:16am
Electric bikes set to put spring in your step in the Chilterns
Health Rides - great for all ages and abilities
CTC is giving cycling in the Chilterns a boost this spring with electric bikes, a new cycle hire fleet and rides galore packed into a new cycling guide. Sara Randle shines a light on the Cycle Chilterns Bike Hub in Great Missenden.
19 March 2015 - 12:39pm
Police add insult to injury in Mason case
Photo by Joe Dunckley: Michael Mason vigil by  Stop Killing Cyclists.
Insensitivity follows further injustice, the Metropolitan Police now say they will not refer the Michael Mason case to the Crown Prosecution Service.
19 March 2015 - 10:47am
Girls Go Better by Cycle workshop
Cycling workshop panellists images and names
The panellists have been announced for an evening of networking and debate with inspirational women speakers from across the world of cycling organised by CTC and Transport for Greater Manchester
16 March 2015 - 7:15pm
Welsh National Transport Plan needs "cycling facilities"
Cardiff City Cycle campaigners looking to make Cardiff the Amsterdam of the UK
CTC Cymru has offered its expertise to the Welsh Government on developing effective, economically valuable cycling infrastructure.
16 March 2015 - 2:53pm
CTC Cyclecover travel insurance winner
James Bryant,
Every year, many CTC members buy travel insurance through Cyclecover. Everyone who fills out the quick online form to get a quote is also entered into a monthly prize draw. Congratulations to James Bryant - he's won a year's free travel insurance with Cyclecover and is taking his bike to Australia.
13 March 2015 - 2:47pm
Police U-turn on prosecution in Michael Mason case
Michael Mason was killed cycling on Regent's Street, London
Under pressure from Michael Mason's family's campaign for justice, the Metropolitan Police have backtracked on their decision not to pass the case file involving his death to the Crown Prosecution Service for review.
13 March 2015 - 2:06pm
Victims and campaigners invited to justice manifesto launch
Parliament
In the week when the Prime Minister expressed his support for the review of driving offences and penalties, victims of road crime and road safety campaigners are being invited to the House of Commons for the launch of a manifesto for better justice.
12 March 2015 - 3:21pm
CTC Cymru's AGM date announced
The CTC logo in Welsh
Find out what CTC has been up to in Wales over the last year and what its plans are for the future at this year's AGM plus how you can get involved.
12 March 2015 - 1:20pm
Calling all bike recycling centres: CTC’s Big Bike Revival gets £1 million green light from government
One of the many Big Bike Revival pilot workshops
Today, CTC is celebrating the ministerial announcement of the national cycling charity’s government-funded Big Bike Revival. The project will help people to fix their bikes and bring cycling back into the day to day lives of tens of thousands of people.
10 March 2015 - 5:35pm
East Yorkshire CTC's 90th Anniversary Dinner
East Yorkshire CTC prize winners
CTC members and friends celebrated East Yorkshire CTC's 90th Dinner Prize Presentation recently. Group Treasurer Sheila Sampson describes the event.
6 March 2015 - 12:30pm
Lords debate lorry safety
A construction lorry
A conference last week on cycle-lorry safety led to a useful debate in the House of Lords yesterday on the subject.
6 March 2015 - 11:49am
'Girls Go Better By Cycle' launches in Manchester
Girls Go Better By Cycle poster
CTC and Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) have been collecting together a programme of women's cycling events and activities across March to mark International Women's Day on Sunday 8 March.
5 March 2015 - 1:21pm
Vigil to mark anniversary of Michael Mason’s death
Michael Mason, who was killed cycling on Regent Street
To mark one year since Michael Mason was killed in a road crash in London, the campaign group Stop Killing Cyclists will hold a ride and vigil on Regent Street on Friday 13 March, with the support of the Cyclists' Defence Fund.

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