Lambeth will be running free Dr Bike bike checks every Wednesday throughout June and July. See below for a list of dates and locations for this free service. As well as basic checks, repairs and adjustments to your bike you can also have your bike security marked and gain an idea of what lorry drivers … Continue reading Free Dr Bike bike check and repairs Wednesday 27 July 2011 Streatham Common Southside SW16
The Guardian today carries an article listing London's top 10 worst gyratories. Lambeth's Vauxhall Cross gyratory is listed at number five.Vauxhall Cross (photo from Cyclists in the City blog)The Guardian Bike Blog article states: 5: Vauxhall CrossWith five lanes for cars, one for buses and cycle lanes squeezed onto narrow pavements around the outside, here … Continue reading Vauxhall Cross named as one of London’s top 10 worst gyratories
Two new Transport for London cycle superhighways were launched today.The two routes, linking Bow to Aldwych and Wandsworth to Westminster offer clear easy to follow routes into central London. The two new routes join CS 3 and CS 7 launched in July 2010.For further information see the Tfl website or download maps of the two … Continue reading Two new cycle superhighways launched
A new bikeshop Balfe's Bikes (pictured) has opened at 338 Kennington Park Road, SE11 (next to the South Pacific Pub) - a welcome addition to the area.The new shop offers bikes, accessories, repairs and servicing - the shop offers a 10% discount for LCC members on spares and accessories.The new shop is open 8am -6pm … Continue reading New bike shop opens in Kennington
The one car=10 bikes bike parking facility previously featured on the Lambeth Cyclists website has been moved by Lambeth from Lower Marsh to The Cut according to a report on the SE1 website - so look out for the facility when you're next in the area!
The Lambeth Country Show will once again be in Brockwell Park this coming weekend, on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July 2011:Lambeth Country Show WebsiteLambeth Cyclists will be at the Country Show on both days handing out information on cycling in Lambeth and South London, We will also have our pedal powered music machine. So … Continue reading Come and see us at the Lambeth Country Show this weekend!
This Saturday, 16 July 2011, we're pleased to announce one of our annual excursions into the Kent countryside, courtesy of our architectural friend and sage Benny O'Looney.Benny is leading a 'cycling, swimming, and possibly sketching' cycle tour of the north Kent Coast (a detail of one of Benny's splendid watercolour examples depicting Broadstairs Pier is … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists architecture ride this Saturday: North Kent coast