Results tagged “London Cycling Campaign”

cyclists142.jpgIs cycling in London really as dangerous as many people believe?

The number of cyclists dying on the capital's roads last year was 16. This year 10 cyclists have already lost their lives.

Relatives of the two cyclists who were recently killed in incidents on the Bow Roundabout were at the scene for a candlelit vigil on Friday.

The event, also attended by local cyclists and politicians, saw banners demanding new safety measures for the stretch of road, part of London's cycle superhighway.

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Just weeks away from the closure of a vital cross river link which will affect hundreds of cyclists, council officials and transport bosses are yet to find alternatives.

Greenwich Foot Tunnel, which links south of the Thames with the Isle of Dogs, is likely to close for renovation in the autumn for up to 10 months.