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  • Aviation: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Answer of 22 June to Question 59209 on Aviation: Coronavirus, when the second phase of the aviation restart and recovery expert...

  • Latvia: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what plans he has to include Latvia on the list of countries who do not require self-isolation upon arrival back into the UK; and what criteria will...

  • Aviation and Package Holidays: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps the Government is taking to help people who have outstanding claims for refunds for holidays and flights that were cancelled as a result of...

  • Aviation: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what discussions his Department has had with trade unions representing workers in the aviation sector on the effect of changing quarantine regulations...

  • Travel: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether he has made an assessment of the potential merits of lifting quarantine restrictions on travellers from Madeira as the covid-19 lockdown...

  • Electric Vehicles: Charging Points

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether he has made an assessment of the merits of area-wide tenders of public electric vehicle charge points in The Netherlands and elsewhere to...

  • Shipping: Renewable Fuels

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on funding research and development to support a shift to sustainable fuels in the...

  • Aviation: Fares

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment his Department has made of the implications for its policies of the proposal by the online travel agent TravelUp to ringfence civil...

  • Cycling: Highway Code

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment his Department has made of the implications for its policies of Cycling UK’s 10 proposed changes to the Highway Code.

  • Ports

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what (a) financial and (b) non financial resources his Department has allocated to (a) Humber Ports and (b) other UK ports to prepare for the end of...

  • Driving Tests: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to support people who had their driving tests cancelled as a result of the covid-19 outbreak.

  • Driving Licences: Applications

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the backlog is for applications for (a) new and (b) renewal of driving licences; and what steps he is taking to tackle that backlog.

  • British Nationals Abroad: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will make it possible for a UK citizen stranded abroad with an out-of-date driving licence to receive a temporary emergency licence in order for...

  • High Speed Two: Apprentices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent steps High Speed Two Ltd is taking with (a) further and (b) higher education institutions to employ apprentices.

  • Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what discussions he has had with the DVLA on the (a) disruption caused to their services and (b) steps being taken to resume services following the...

  • Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of funding for the DVLA.

  • Hammersmith Bridge: Repairs and Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what his time frame is for responding to requests for Government funding to provide for a temporary bridge and repairs to Hammersmith bridge.

  • Buses: Exhaust Emissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, with reference to the Prime Minister's statement on Transport infrastructure of 11 February 2020, what assessment his Department has made of the...

  • Road Traffic Control: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment his Department has made of the effect of road closures introduced under emergency provisions during the covid-19 outbreak on local...

  • Road Traffic Control: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what estimates his Department has made of changes in the level of local air pollution as a result of traffic jams caused by road closures put in place...

  • Buses: Exhaust Emissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent discussions he has had with UK bus (a) manufacturers and (b) operators on the February 2020 Government announcement on purchasing at least...

  • Driving Tests

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many driving test appointments the DVSA made on (a) 21 August 2020 and (b) 25 August 2020; how many appointment applicants were unsuccessful on...

  • Driving Tests

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many driving test appointments on 14 September will be made available in (a) Poole, (b) Southampton and (c) Salisbury; for what reason it is not...

  • Bus Services: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what progress he has made on developing an initiative to support a furlough scheme for (a) luxury coaches and (b) other assets which cannot be used...

  • Motorcycles: Safety Barriers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he is taking to improve motorcyclist safety in relation to safety barriers installed on carriageways.

  • Taxis: Licensing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what plans his Department has to reform taxi and private hire licensing.

  • Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern Rail Franchise

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether he plans to split up the Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern rail franchise.

  • Bicycles: Parking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what funding the Government is making available to local authorities seeking to implement on-street bike storage.

  • Cycleways

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what support his Department is giving to Sustrans to increase the National Cycle Network.

  • Railways: Capital Investment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Answer of 1 September 2020 to Question 76602, what the timescale is for publishing the plan for integrated rail investment.

  • Railways: Passengers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment his Department has made of potential trends in the level of future rail passenger numbers on (a) suburban commuter and (b) intercity...

  • Lifeboats: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if his Department will reimburse independent lifeboats for costs incurred during the covid-19 outbreak.

  • Railways: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to increase the frequency of rail services during the covid-19 outbreak.

  • Transport: Trade Unions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, when he last held meetings with representatives of trade unions representing transport workers.

  • Railways: Urban Areas

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to connect more towns to the railway network.

  • Railways: Fares

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent assessment he has made of the potential for rail fares reform to increase the number of additional journeys that could be undertaken by...

  • Railways: Fares

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent assessment he has made of the potential merits of (a) rail fares reform and (b) different pricing for rail (i) leisure passengers, (ii)...

  • Railways: Fares

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent assessment he has made of the potential merits of rail fares reform in order to (a) reduce overcrowding, (b) better spread passenger...

  • Department for Transport: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many staff in his Department have undertaken unconscious bias training in each of the last five years.