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Part of Backbench Business — Private Members’ Bills – in the House of Commons at 8:20 pm on 2nd September 2013.

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Photo of Sheila Gilmore Sheila Gilmore Labour, Edinburgh East 8:20 pm, 2nd September 2013

Does my hon. Friend agree that one of the significant things at that event was the reaction of those who were there to a spokesperson from the Scottish Government who gave only warm words—compared to the local council, which has committed 5% of its transport budget, to rise by 1% each year to 9%—because cyclists know that words are not good enough?