13 August 2015 - 8:44am
5 reasons to take part in Cycle To Work Day on 3 September
Two cyclists on station platform with their bikes
We've teamed up with our friends at Cycle Scheme to promote Cycle To Work Day 2015. Here are our top five of reasons why you should join the 760,000 people who regularly cycle to work.
1 August 2015 - 1:45pm
Book now for the Big Bike Bash 2015
Mountain biking in the New Forest
The Big Bike Bash is back again this August for a weekend of mountain bike family fun at UK Youth's Avon Tyrell Centre in the New Forest.
31 July 2015 - 1:37pm
Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy A Step Closer
Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy is part of the Infrastructure Act
Today, the first ever legal requirement for the Government to produce a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy comes into force. While CTC welcomes the news as a positive next step for cycling, there remain concerns of a funding shortfall and the impact this could have.
30 July 2015 - 12:34pm
Are all HGV drivers getting enough sleep?
Cyclist in a lorry mirror
A BBC Radio 4 programme looking at the impact of sleep deprivation on health and safety has drawn attention to the risks taken by HGV drivers who don’t get a good night’s sleep. CTC's Rhia Favero explains why this poses a threat to cyclists and other road users.
27 July 2015 - 8:27am
Wales has the tools but needs to use them
Cardiff Cycle City group calling for better cycle provision in March 2015
Statistics for cycling in Wales show a disturbing trend as cycling casualties increase, as CTC Cymru calls for the Welsh Government to make good on the ambitions contained in the Active Travel Act Wales.
24 July 2015 - 12:19pm
Transport for London Cycle Route Study
Cycle Route Survey
Help Transport for London with its current study of cycle routes by taking part in a survey, and or by mapping your routes with a handy app to create better cycle networks in the future.
23 July 2015 - 3:27pm
Taxi for DfT!
Green taxi
As summer begins in Westminster, the Department for Transport announces its support for greener transport options and low emission vehicles just weeks after the Chancellor raised the levy on their use.
21 July 2015 - 3:24pm
A day to remember: East Yorkshire CTC celebrates 90 years
East Yorks CTC set off on their 90th birthday ride
Happy Birthday to them! Nearly 80 riders left the Hessle Rugby Club in three groups to celebrate the 90th Anniversary of East Yorks CTC earlier this month.
17 July 2015 - 3:59pm
CTC's award-winning volunteers 2014
Doreen Lindsey, CTC Volunteer of the Year for Wales
CTC is made up of thousands of volunteers, who give their time to organise rides, campaign to make our roads and trails better and encourage more people to experience the joys of cycling. Every year CTC honours those to make us who we are. Find out more about the 2015 Volunteer of the Year winners.
17 July 2015 - 11:41am
Could Wales lead the way in off-road access?
Mountain biking in Wales
On Friday 10 July, the Welsh Government launched its consultation 'Improving opportunities to access the outdoors for responsible recreation'.
16 July 2015 - 4:42pm
Prime Minister meets with MPs to talk cycle safety
Prime Minister meets the All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group (photo: APPCG)
David Cameron met with members of the All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group (APPCG) to discuss cycle safety.
15 July 2015 - 9:33am
Book now for the CTC Members' Conference in October
Cyclists riding in the New Forest
As part of our members’ conference, benefitting from the Bicycle Boom (taking place on 10 October, 2015, at the University of Warwick), we're running a choice of six workshops spanning our campaigning, promotion of our local groups and making cycling accessible and welcoming to all.
14 July 2015 - 5:32pm
'Cycling Music' tour raises funds for CDF
Richard Durrant on stage during his Cycling Music tour 2015
CTC's Cyclists' Defence Fund thanks guitarist Richard Durrant for raising funds for the charity and awareness of the support it provides to the UK's cyclists.
11 July 2015 - 7:50pm
The Great Tour comes to Scotland
Cyclists and a bagpiper
Scotland's coastline is stunning and this week riders on The Great Countrywide Tour are in for a real treat. The route never loses sight of the sea, it takes in small fishing villages and the Isle of Arran.
9 July 2015 - 11:20am
The John Radford Memorial Ride
John Radford
John Radford was a CTC Councillor who tragically lost his life on 5 November 2014 from injuries sustained after being knocked off his bike in July 2013. He was an enthusiastic rider and a passionate advocate for cycling.
8 July 2015 - 2:17pm
CTC's Budget reaction: maintain our roads before building more
Expect Delays. Osborne's Budget. Credit Gary Knight
Reacting to Chancellor George Osborne's tax overhaul announcement in today's Budget, CTC says that it wants to see less emphasis on national road building and more on local road maintenance, while raising questions about the Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy.
2 July 2015 - 12:34pm
You can still sign up to the Great Tour!
Cycling along a beach
As the Tour de France begins in the Netherlands, a large group of cyclists will be leaving Holyhead in Wales to begin the Countrywide Great Tour. It's not too late to sign up to ride part of the spectacular 6,600km route around Britain's coastline.
30 June 2015 - 4:55pm
Regulator bans haulage operators whose driver killed cyclist
Lorry by Michele Solmi via by Creative Commons
Two transport managers responsible for hiring a driver who killed a cyclist by careless driving have had their licences to operate revoked.
25 June 2015 - 8:36am
Free Bikeability courses at Thrive events across England
A girl riding a bike
CTC has teamed up with the Crown Estates as part of a series of summer events called Thrive, designed to make healthy living fun.
24 June 2015 - 7:21pm
Action needed not words after road casualty statistics published
Girl on a bike by Matt Dinnery
The Department for Transport has released new figures today that show vulnerable road users, including cyclists, account for 'disproportionately more casualties than would be expected' in spite of 45% fewer fatalities in 2014 than a decade earlier.




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