Topical Questions

Part of Transport – in the House of Commons on 22nd October 2020.

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Photo of Rachel Maclean Rachel Maclean Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

The right hon. Gentleman is right to highlight our focus on encouraging active travel through a huge investment in cycling and walking that has been welcomed by communities up and down the country. However, we are aware of some schemes, such as the ones he highlights, where better consultation with local communities and businesses would have resulted in better schemes. Local communities should be consulted fully before schemes are implemented.