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Department for Transport written question – answered on 15th March 2016.

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Photo of Ruth Cadbury Ruth Cadbury Labour, Brentford and Isleworth

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the effect of the Cycle to Work scheme on (a) levels of participation in cycling and (b) the bicycle industry.

Photo of Robert Goodwill Robert Goodwill Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

An error has been identified in the written answer given on 14 March 2016.

The correct answer should have been:

The Department has not made an assessment of the Cycle to Work scheme.

The Cycle to Work Scheme is administered by the Cycle to Work Alliance. The Cycle to Work Alliance (made up of Cyclescheme, Cycle Solutions, Evans Cycles and Halfords) has published a number of research reports, based on extensive surveys of users that have focused on the sustainable transport and public health contribution of the scheme. The reports are available on their website as follows: www.cycletoworkalliance.org.uk

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Photo of Robert Goodwill Robert Goodwill Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

The Department has not made an assessment of the Cycle to Work scheme.

The Cycle to Work Scheme is administered by the Cycle to Work Alliance. The Cycle to Work Alliance (made up of Cyclescheme, Cycle Solutions, Evans Cycles and Halfords) has published a number of research reports, based on extensive surveys of users that have focused on the sustainable transport and public health contribution of the scheme. The reports are available on their website as follows: www.cycletoworkalliance.org.uk

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No0 people think not

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