16 October 2013 - 4:04pm
Trial date for cyclist's FPN challenge
Alex Paxton, the 27 year-old cyclist who is challenging a fixed penalty notice, appeared at Lavender Hill Magistrates Court this afternoon. He pleaded not guilty and a trial date was set for 5th December.
11 October 2013 - 1:59pm
Longer, better driver training call supported by CTC
A report commissioned by Government into driver training has concluded that young people learning to drive should spend a maximum of 1 year undertaking the process, including 120 hours of practice. CTC supports the proposal, but suggests that cycle training be an integral part of learning to drive.
1 October 2013 - 10:06pm
Welsh Assembly members pass the Active Travel Bill
CTC Cymru strongly welcomes the passing of the Active Travel (Wales) Bill. Wales can now lead the way in the UK as a cycle friendly nation, with all the benefits for health, the economy and the environment that will bring.
24 September 2013 - 12:50pm
Technical Leader courses imminent
Calling all Trail Leaders! Is it time to step up a gear and get your groups into riding technical terrain and routes?
23 September 2013 - 5:02pm
2 courses - First Aid and National Standards Instructor
We need more instructors! And we want people to be as confident as possible taking others cycling, so here are two FREE course that are coming up: First Aid in the Outdoors (2-day); and National Standards Instructor Training
16 September 2013 - 1:28pm
Team CTC's Tamina wins in a Devon downpour
The windy, and soon to become wet conditions signalling autumn approaching, could not stop a strong field of the ‘best of the south west’ female road racers taking to the lanes of Devon for the inaugural Rockbeare Road Race.
6 September 2013 - 5:43pm
Aston Hill Pumptrack Off to a Flying Start
Aston Hill Bike Park celebrated 16 years as one of the South’s Premier Mountain Bike destinations with a day’s racing on the Parks infamous Black Run Downhill and the opening of a new Pumptrack funded by Cycle Chilterns.
4 September 2013 - 2:25pm
Lorry safety crack down for London welcomed by CTC
A package of measures announced today by Transport Minister Stephen Hammond and London Mayor Boris Johnson to help make cycling conditions safer in the capital is good news, says CTC.
3 September 2013 - 8:19am
100 MPs reach a consensus on cycling
Around 100 MPs from all political parties attended a packed backbench business debate on cycling for 4 hours on Monday evening, with dozens of MPs taking part.
2 September 2013 - 1:26pm
Live at the Get Britain Cycling Parliamentary debate
Tonight MPs will debate how to ‘Get Britain Cycling’. CTC will be blogging live between 6pm and 10pm. Thank you to all CTC members who have written to their MP’s during the recess asking them to attend this evening. Over 40 have said they will be there.