Results tagged “cycling”
By Lutfur Rahman
The past couple of weeks have seen an unprecedented number of cyclists' deaths and serious injuries.
Three of the five cyclists killed have been in Tower Hamlets. My heart goes out to the families and friends of those who have so tragically lost their lives.
Stratford's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will be linked up with the River Thames as part of a £240,000 project.
Cyclists and walkers will soon be able to travel from the two sites on dedicated routes along the River Lea after Mayor of London Boris Johnson announced financial support for the Fatwalk initiative.
A new world-class festival of cycling will take place on closed roads across the capital this weekend.
Prudential RideLondon is billed as the UK's largest mass participation cycling festival, with more than 70,000 cyclists taking part.
By Jim Fitzpatrick
Cycling has been on my mind this week. We all heard the tragic news that a man from Poplar had become the third cyclist to die on the city's streets in three weeks; constituents have got in touch about the #CycleSafe Commons debate in September; and I've been taking advantage of the weather to cycle in to Westminster whenever possible.
The Tour de France UK Fan Park is coming to Wood Wharf on Monday, allowing cycling fans to watch the 100th edition of the race on a big screen.