All the latest cycling news from CTC

29 January 2015 - 1:45pm
Cardiff aims to become UK's Amsterdam
Cardiff City Cycling
Cardiff Cycle City, the new grassroots movement seeking to make Cardiff the best cycling city in the UK, has today launched the Cardiff City Cycling Manifesto
28 January 2015 - 6:58pm
Cycling & Walking Investment Strategy agreed
Cyclists on a Space for Cycling rally in Manchester
Parliament passes Government amendment to include a Cycling & Walking Investment Strategy after pressure from CTC and others.
27 January 2015 - 11:52am
CTC campaigning win! Cycling & Walking Investment Strategy
Deputy PM Nick Clegg on the CTC stand
Today (Tuesday 27 January 2015) CTC, the national cycling charity, welcomed Parliament’s approval of the Government’s amendment to introduce a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy as part of the Infrastructure Bill.
25 January 2015 - 1:00am
I bike because...
Becca on her bike
To mark International Women’s Day on 8 March 2015, CTC's Cycling Development Officer for Manchester Anna Smith is collecting photographs of women across the city explaining why they ride their bikes.
23 January 2015 - 3:36pm
Plans for a new inclusive cycling project in Shropshire
Craven Arms
Cycling4All in Shropshire is trying to set up a new inclusive cycling facility in Craven Arms. They are asking for people to let them know what they think of the plans.
22 January 2015 - 5:24pm
New blow to hopes of New Forest campaigners and cyclists
CTC New Forest Rally 2014 - cyclists of all ages
Proposals based on sense, safety and compromise rejected for inclusion in the New Forest Cycle Events Organisers' Charter.
22 January 2015 - 11:48am
Cycling and walking coalition welcomes Government’s bold leadership on investment
(L to R) Ian Austin MP, Sarah Wollaston MP, Dr Julian Huppert MP
With over 5,000 CTC supporters writing to their MPs, the Government looks to enshrine in law a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy after months of campaigning from CTC and coalition partners.
21 January 2015 - 4:52pm
CTC and Sustrans united against "discriminatory" New Forest Charter
CTC New Forest Rally 2014
In the latest stage of developments in the ongoing saga in the New Forest, CTC and Sustrans have shown a united front against the New Forest National Park Authority’s draft Charter.
21 January 2015 - 3:14pm
CTC and Sustrans united against "discriminatory" New Forest Charter
CTC New Forest Rally 2014
Cycling organisations have taken a united stance today (Wednesday 21 January 2015) in opposing key aspects of the draft New Forest Cycle Event Organisers' Charter proposed by the New Forest National Park Authority (NFNPA).
20 January 2015 - 10:56am
Research shows growth in cycling could be worth £¼ trillion
The benefits of increased cycling could be worth £248bn between now and 2050
New research commissioned by CTC shows that cycling could provide economic benefits worth £248bn between now and 2050 if England meets the targets for increased cycle use as proposed in the parliamentary ‘Get Britain Cycling’ report.
20 January 2015 - 1:00am
£248bn in economic benefits by 2050 through cycling
Cyclists crossing Redhayes Bridge, Exeter
Today (Tuesday 20 January 2015) CTC, the national cycling charity, launched its report 'The Economic Cycle – Quantifying the benefits of getting England Cycling' which found cycling in England could generate a total of £248bn in economic benefits by 2050.
19 January 2015 - 4:54pm
Walking and Cycling coalition makes public statement
Cyclists on Lambeth Bridge, London
CTC joins a coalition of cycling and walking partners to support an amendment to the Infrastructure Bill that would create a long term financial commitment and strategy for cycling and walking in England.
15 January 2015 - 12:58pm
New Android app for Fill That Hole
Fill That Hole App
The new Fill That Hole Android app is out of the beta testing phase; it will make reporting potholes quicker and easier - and it should mean our roads will get fixed faster.
12 January 2015 - 11:02am
CTC project Sheffield Cycling 4 All scoops award
Caroline Waugh at Sheffield Cycling 4 All
CTC affiliated project, Sheffield Cycling 4 All, has won Cycle Sheffield's 'Grassroots Cycling Initiative the Year' award. This is great news for the project, and is a just reward for the hard work of the new steering group formed back in April 2014.
9 January 2015 - 1:14pm
Funding appeal for Michael Mason’s family
Michael Mason
The Cyclists' Defence Fund launches a funding appeal to help get justice for Michael Mason.
1 January 2015 - 11:26am
What CTC members achieved in 2014
Big Bike Revival logo
Thanks to the support and hard work of CTC members across the UK, we have achieved some amazing things in 2014 and plan to get even more people cycling in 2015.
27 December 2014 - 12:00pm
Can a CTC member break Tommy Godwin's record of 75,065 miles in a year?
Steve Abraham is attempting to break Tommy Godwin's cycling record
During 2015, Steve Abraham is attempting to break Tommy Godwin's record of cycling 75,065 miles in one year. That's equivalent of cycling from Land's End to John o'Groats 86 times!
23 December 2014 - 5:28pm
Funding for road maintenance welcome, do the same for cycling says CTC
Cyclist using Fill That Hole app
Today (Tuesday 23 December 2014) CTC, the national cycling charity, welcomed the Department for Transport (DfT) confirmation of its earlier announcement to provide dedicated funding to improve the conditions of England’s roads.
19 December 2014 - 11:36am
Cyclists’ Defence Fund to support Michael Mason’s family quest for justice
Michael Mason
The bereaved family of cyclist Michael Mason will begin their quest for justice after the Cyclists’ Defence Fund (CDF) confirmed today (Friday 19 December) that it will provide funding to support their case.
19 December 2014 - 11:22am
CTC pressure for Road Justice begins to show success
On 17 December, CTC's Road Justice campaigner Rhia Weston joined CTC Vice-President Lord Berkeley for a surprisingly positive meeting with Mike Penning MP, Minister of State for Policing, Criminal Justice and Victims.


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