23 July 2015 - 4:27pm
Taxi for DfT!
As summer begins in Westminster, the Department for Transport announces its support for greener transport options and low emission vehicles just weeks after the Chancellor raised the levy on their use.
8 July 2015 - 3:17pm
CTC's Budget reaction: maintain our roads before building more
Reacting to Chancellor George Osborne's tax overhaul announcement in today's Budget, CTC says that it wants to see less emphasis on national road building and more on local road maintenance, while raising questions about the Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy.
24 June 2015 - 12:50pm
Patchy picture for local cycling levels, new figures show
New figures just out on local levels of walking and cycling in England last year (2013/14) show not much change over the year before in the proportion of people cycling at least once a month. Some local authorities, however, are witnessing significant increases in cycling rates.
22 May 2015 - 10:11am
50 years to double current cycle use says CTC
The Government's latest statistics on cycle use show that it has crept up slightly since last year - and is now about 20% higher than 10 years ago. But at this rate it will take a very long time to catch up with our continental neighbours.
8 May 2015 - 11:46am
Thousands at Space for Cycling and Pedal on Parliament rides
Despite 'safety' concerns by officials, over 4,000 riders took part in the Pedal on Parliament ride in Edinburgh, while nearly 500 joined a Space for Cycling ride in Sheffield. Hundreds more joined rides in Newcastle and Aberdeen on 25 April.
3 March 2015 - 9:35am
Political parties quizzed on their cycling commitments
The Big Cycling Debate yesterday [2 March] proved a useful opportunity to press the three main parties on what they would do to Get Britain Cycling - and crucially, how much they are prepared to spend on it.
16 February 2015 - 3:12pm
Cycling is next to … Godliness?
Lent begins today, and for a second year in a row CTC member the Bishop of Ramsbury has given up four wheels, to take up two for the next 40 days and nights.
13 February 2015 - 5:43pm
MP cycles to visit CTC National Office
Local MP for Guildford Anne Milton met with staff, members and volunteers from CTC, to find out more about what the charity does.
20 January 2015 - 10:56am
Research shows growth in cycling could be worth £¼ trillion
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
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
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.
12 January 2015 - 11:02am
CTC project Sheffield Cycling 4 All scoops award
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.
17 December 2014 - 5:26pm
Somerset and Hereford support Space for Cycling
Somerset has became the first shire county with over 30% of its councillors committed to Space for Cycling. Since then, Hereford County Council has followed with 47% of councillors backing the campaign.