Results 61–80 of 3621 for cycling

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Cycleways: Coastal Areas (8 May 2018)

Jesse Norman: The Government’s statutory Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy, published in April 2017, outlines £1.2 billion of funding that may be invested in cycling and walking over the period to 2021. Since its publication, the Government has made further support available for cycling and walking infrastructure, through the National Productivity Investment Fund, Transforming Cities Fund...

Scottish Parliament: Scottish National Investment Bank (8 May 2018)

John Mason: ...we expect to get that money back? Would the bank really be able to make its own decision on that matter if there was pressure from the public and Opposition MSPs? I thank Friends of the Earth Scotland for its briefing, in which it calls, for example, for investment in walking and cycling infrastructure. Is that the kind of thing that the bank could do? How would it ever get repayment or...

Scottish Parliament: Dog Attacks (8 May 2018)

Liam Kerr: ...family to Tyrebagger, near Inverurie. According to its website, it is “a place to enjoy the grandeur and peace of a mature forest”, with specific routes designed for toddlers and buggies as well as for cycling and horse riding. It is excellent and a wonderful place to spend the day, but as we walked round that day, I was struck by the number of excited dogs on the loose,...

Transport Levying Bodies (Amendment) Regulations 2018 - Motion to Approve (1 May 2018)

Baroness Randerson: ...rightly, being familiar with Peterborough—that much needs to be done to improve their bus network, such as the introduction of bus lanes and encouragement of ultra-low emission buses, as well as to improve cycling and walking infrastructure and the uptake of rail. Those are much less expensive options. Then there is a wider picture, because Peterborough and Cambridge are two cities...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Cycling: Road Traffic Offences (1 May 2018)

Mark Hendrick: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Answer of 27 March 2018 to Question 133895, when his Department plans to respond to the Cycle Safety Review, published on 9 March 2018.

Scottish Parliament: Commonwealth Games (1 May 2018)

David Stewart: ...to victory in the pool in the 100-metres freestyle and winning a total of six medals. However, the strength and ability of Scottish athletes were on display across a range of events, including—but not limited to—cycling, bowls, swimming and gymnastics. All the members of team Scotland—the athletes, coaches and wider staff—deserve congratulations for their incredible...

Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [Lords]: Magor with Undy Walkway Station (30 Apr 2018)

Jessica Morden: ...unique assets of the future station is that it would be one of the first community adopted walkway—rather than parkway—stations. It would be based in a central location within a 10 to 15 minute walk or cycle ride for all residents of Magor and Undy. That would tie in closely with the Welsh Government’s Active Travel (Wales) Act 2013, which encourages a cultural shift that...

Transport for the South East — [Sir Henry Bellingham in the Chair] (25 Apr 2018)

Jesse Norman: ...of the bus companies if a Labour Government are elected. That seems to me to be not only economically unwise but thoroughly contrary to the interests of passengers. Finally, the shadow Minister raised cycling and walking. I invite Members to raise their hand if they cycled to the House of Commons today.

Health Impacts (Public Sector Duty) (25 Apr 2018)

Luciana Berger: ...impact assessment if they feel that any proposal might be detrimental to their wellbeing. Health in all policies would mean, for example, ensuring that the design of all buildings, estates and urban environments encourages walking, running, cycling, sharing and talking, and deters crime and vandalism. It means designing social security systems, including their assessments, that add to,...

Global Road Deaths (24 Apr 2018)

Jesse Norman: ...of traffic. They have not been mentioned in this debate, which I know is by accident and because of the short time we have had, but they are a very important source of the killed and seriously injured statistics. We consulted on improvements to motorcycle training and provided our response last year, setting out our long-term intention to provide for change. In September last year I...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Cycleways (24 Apr 2018)

Jesse Norman: The Government’s statutory Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy, published in April 2017, outlines £1.2 billion of funding that may be invested in cycling and walking over the period to 2021. Since its publication, the Government has made further support available for cycling and walking infrastructure, through the National Productivity Investment Fund, Transforming Cities Fund...

Scottish Parliament: Sport and Physical Activity (Participation) (19 Apr 2018)

...rises in participation. For example, Scottish Athletics has experienced a 49 per cent increase in athletics club members since 2011; Scottish Swimming has had an increase of 25 per cent; and Scottish Cycling has had an increase of 12 per cent. The number of children meeting the guidelines on physical activity has increased from 71 per cent in 2008 to 76 per cent in 2016. There is more work...

Scottish Parliament: Air Quality (17 Apr 2018)

Graeme Dey: ...by bike had risen by only 0.2 per cent in six years. At that rate of progress, it would take us until 2252 to reach the target. We do not need to look far to see success in this area. In the Netherlands, which is widely regarded as one of the best countries in Europe for cycling, 27 per cent of all journeys are made by bike, with that figure rising to 36 per cent in Amsterdam. Although...

Easter Adjournment (29 Mar 2018)

Drew Hendry: ...to visit Tomatin distillery, Dalwhinnie distillery or indeed Speyside distillery, which has ambitious plans for expansion, starting with a new shop and visitor attraction in Aviemore. We encourage cycling and walking in my constituency, and we have fantastic biking and walking trails. I pay tribute to Grantown Grammar School. Its approach to outdoor education includes fully integrating...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Cycling: Pedestrian Areas (29 Mar 2018)

Edward Argar: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he is taking to tackle cyclists cycling on pavements.

Cotswold Line Upgrades — [Sir Edward Leigh in the Chair] (28 Mar 2018)

Rachael Maskell: ...case that transport cannot be seen in silos. First, on active travel, as a cyclist I concur with the remarks made by the hon. Member for Witney—it is crucial that we look at how people access our transport system through cycling and walking. Some of the developments in cycling, in particular in the Netherlands, have been inspirational. When the Dutch talk about multi-storey buildings...

Scottish Parliament: Bus Services (28 Mar 2018)

Alison Johnstone: ...have a part to play and have to have responsibility for the job that they undertake. Efficient, low-cost public transport is good for society and for us all. Only recently, the cross-party group on cycling and walking became the cross-party group on cycling, walking and buses. We widened our remit because good bus links are so important to our active travel infrastructure and, indeed, to...

Discarded Needles (Offences) (27 Mar 2018)

Simon Clarke: ...up, attract new jobs and restore a sense of pride and purpose. I am very proud to work with them all and they would all want me to emphasise that there is much more to Loftus than a problem with drugs. For those who love cycling, Loftus will feature in this year’s East Cleveland Klondike grand prix race, showcasing the beautiful local countryside and proving that North Yorkshire...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Cycling: Road Traffic Offences (27 Mar 2018)

Mark Hendrick: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether he has plans to bring forward legislative proposals to tackle cyclists riding dangerously on (a) footpaths and (b) pavements.

Scottish Parliament: City Region Deals (27 Mar 2018)

Bruce Crawford: ..., working in collaboration with the University of Stirling and Forth Valley College. The city of Stirling’s relationship with the River Forth presents an opportunity to create enhanced pedestrian and cycle paths as well as, perhaps, to establish a new system of water taxis. That is quite an imaginative proposal and will require significant engineering in the area. It will be...


<< < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.