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Part of Backbench Business — Private Members’ Bills – in the House of Commons at 7:25 pm on 2nd September 2013.

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Photo of Stella Creasy Stella Creasy Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) 7:25 pm, 2nd September 2013

My hon. Friend is making a powerful case for action of the sort that has already made a real difference in my community. Our Waltham Forest cycling campaign, and work done by the local authority under the leadership of Councillor Clyde Loakes, have given cyclists an insight into what makes for a good system, and as a result they have been able to give feedback to the council. Does my hon. Friend agree that we should learn at a national level from such partnerships between local community cycling groups and councils?