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Hackney Cycle Buddies launched

Hackney Cycle Buddies Launched

Hackney Cycle Buddies puts new riders in touch with experienced riders. Buddies can then meet up and ride together – to work, to the shops, or just to the park for a bit of practice.

New to cycling, and nervous about riding on London’s roads? Perhaps you would like a hand with finding the...

Call to action: Support the filters!

The Council have announced that they will be taking plans to Cabinet on Monday 29th June to install several filters in the London Fields area.  

We encourage you to write you your local councillors to express support for these schemes, which are very welcome and would create a large low traffic neighbourhood.  

The...

Progress since we launched the Vision

We launched our Vision on 25th May. What has been the progress in the month since?

Hackney Council have implemented or announced several schemes, big and small. As well as the overview below, we will reflect these changes on the Vision map and on the appropriate LTN section as more are announced and implemented. 

In...

Priority interventions

We have released ten locations Hackney Council should immediately make safe for walking and cycling. If completed, they would see Chatsworth Road become a pleasant street market, Hackney Wick return to its Olympic-era quiet, and a safe cycling route from Finsbury Park to Clissold park.

Burns Night Dinner and Ceilidh – 25th January 2020

Buy tickets for the Hackney Cycling Campaign's annual fundraising Burns Night supper and ceilidh on 25th January 2020. Burns Night is always a lot of fun and an opportunity for London Cycling Campaign members, supporters and friends to meet each other and have a good time in the dark days of winter.

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Lea Bridge to Dalston – Phase 2 consultation

Phase 2 of the route from Lea Bridge to Dalston is being consulted on, and offers very positive improvements.

The first phase of the route was consulted upon earlier in the year, and it included some improvements for cycling, such as a crossing across Kingsland High Street from Sandringham Road. However, it didn’t contain additional filters...

Stoke Newington Gyratory

After many years of planning, TfL and Hackney Council have come up with a plan to remove the gyratory road system around Stoke Newington on the A10

Full plans can be found here

Summary:

-     We welcome the desire to improve the gyratory, but we think that these proposals do not...

New Email List

During recent monthly meetings it was agreed that the Yahoo email list currently used by the group, which is not under control of the current committee members, is long overdue for retirement.

A new Google group has been set up and members can join here.