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Published on 22 September 2015
Southwark’s ambitious Cycling Strategy has been awarded at the first ever Cycling Planning Awards, winning the prize for best cycling network strategy.
Published on 12 December 2014
Would-be cyclists at one housing block in Peckham have a brand new shelter to store their bikes thanks to Southwark Council’s Cleaner Greener Safer (CGS) funding.
Published on 22 October 2014
Southwark Council's cabinet has approved the borough's New Cycling Strategy for consultation.
Published on 12 August 2014
Southwark’s nationally treasured BMX track in Burgess Park celebrates its first birthday in a fun-filled day of riding sessions and community sport this week.
Published on 7 August 2014
Southwark Council is putting its full support behind plans to introduce a London-wide Safer Lorries Scheme as part of its own raft of initiatives to become a cycle-friendly borough.
Published on 24 July 2014
The council's response to reports concerning plans for a 20mph limit and how it would effect cyclists.
Published on 30 June 2014
Southwark Council has become the first London council to work with Dutch and Danish cycling experts in a council-wide commitment to improving cycling in the borough.
Published on 31 January 2014
The Mayor of London and Transport for London have awarded £579,000 to Southwark Council for key cycling improvements in the local community.
Published on 9 December 2013
The Leader of Southwark Council has called on Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, to host a cycling safety summit, following six recent tragic deaths across the capital.
Published on 28 November 2013
One lucky Southwark cyclist has received a money-can't-buy prize after riding his bike at British Cycling's Sky Ride Local in the borough.
Published on 5 November 2013
Southwark Council has been awarded £285,000 of funding from Transport for London (TfL) to deliver the Cycling to School Partnership in 2013/14 in Dulwich and Herne Hill.
Published on 19 August 2013
The Burgess Park BMX Track was hailed as the country's best by British Cycling at its official launch last week.
Published on 10 June 2013
Last week the new facilities at the last remaining 1948 London Olympic stadium - the Herne Hill Velodrome - was revealed as part of Southwark's £2m Olympic Legacy Fund.
Published on 26 April 2013
The latest stage of a major new cycling and walking network in Southwark has been unveiled.
Published on 28 March 2013
Southwark Council has signed up to the London's Cycling Campaign's Safer Cycling pledge.
Published on 21 January 2013
Southwark Council is launching a major consultation into a £11 million project to regenerate Camberwell town centre, which includes proposals for Barclays Cycle Superhighway Route 5.
Published on 28 November 2012
Following consultation with TfL, cyclist groups and an independent consultant, Southwark Council has confirmed that Upper Ground is proposed to remain closed to cyclists until September 2013.
Published on 27 November 2012
A new pedestrian and cycle bridge was installed over Rotherhithe New Road at South Bermondsey station in Southwark this weekend as part of a major £1.2m construction upgrade.
Published on 9 October 2012
Southwark Council have issued a response to last week's meeting regarding the cycle route on Upper Ground.
Published on 25 September 2012
The Council has been working with the developers of a number significant sites in the Upper Ground area to minimise the impact of the developments on the safety of pedestrians, cyclists and car users.
Published on 23 July 2012
Supporters of Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins were celebrating on Sunday at the Herne Hill Velodrome, where he began racing as a boy.
Published on 13 June 2012
Cyclists will have the chance to sit in a lorry driver's cab to see where they need to be on the road in order to stay safe.
Published on 29 March 2012
Planning permission has been granted for 102 new bike lockers which are due to be installed on eight Southwark estates by the end of May, council chiefs announced today.
Published on 14 March 2012
Plans for a £400,000 cycle hub with a cycle shop, maintenance workshop, CCTV monitored indoor secure bike parking and a controlled access system for Peckham Rye Station were unveiled today.
Published on 8 March 2012
Cyclists joined with Councillors and transport planners last week in the first collaborative meeting to make the borough safer.
Published on 21 February 2012
Hundreds of children will be given free cycle safety training at school to help boost their confidence before they start to ride on the road, council chiefs announced today.
Cyclists and Southwark Council join together to create a safer borough for bikes over the next five years
Published on 8 February 2012
A new network of safe routes for cyclists is being identified across the borough and could be developed within the next five years, it was announced today.
Published on 3 February 2012
Following the the launch of The Times' Cities fit for cycling campaign the Leader of Southwark Council has written to the paper lending the borough's support.
Published on 15 December 2011
Cllr Peter John, the leader of Southwark Council, today added his voice to the call for greater safety for cyclists on London’s roads.
Published on 25 November 2010
Barclays Bicycle Hire Scheme lessons proving popular in Southwark.
Published on 7 October 2010
The Save the Velodrome campaign continued last night at a public meeting held at Dulwich College.
Published on 30 September 2010
Southwark Council and the police addressed the growing number of cycle casualties with a special training session on the dangers of large vehicles.