Managed Motorway Scheme (South Yorkshire)

Managed Motorway Scheme (South Yorkshire)

4.27 pm Meg Munn (Sheffield, Heeley) (Lab/Co-op): I am pleased to have secured today’s debate on the managed motorway scheme consultation for the M1, between junctions 32 and 35a. The consultation that could have such fundamental consequences for the safety of motorists on this section of the M1 was just eight weeks long over the Christmas period. The Highways Agency’s proposals recommend the implementation of variable mandatory speed limits between […]

A120

A120

A120 4 pm Priti Patel (Witham) (Con): Good afternoon, Mr Sheridan. It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, and I am grateful to Mr Speaker for granting me this important debate for the county of Essex. I thank the Minister for his attention today. He is fully aware of the strategic importance and significance of the A120, in particular, as an economic and strategic link, not only throughout […]

Speed Limits (Rural Lincolnshire)

Speed Limits (Rural Lincolnshire)

Speed Limits (Rural Lincolnshire)   Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Karen Bradley.)   7.13 pm Stephen Phillips (Sleaford and North Hykeham) (Con): It is a great honour and a privilege to have tonight’s Adjournment debate and to raise an issue that I know is of great importance to many of my constituents—the issue of speed limits in rural Lincolnshire. The existence—[Interruption.] Madam Deputy Speaker (Dawn […]

Flight Time Limitations

Flight Time Limitations

Flight Time Limitations [Relevant documents: First Report of the Transport Committee, Flight Time Limitations, HC 164, and the Government Response, HC 55 8 .] 2.35 pm Mrs Louise Ellman (Liverpool, Riverside) (Lab/Co-op): We now come to our second debate of the afternoon on the flight time limitations applying to airline pilots and cabin crew. The subject is complex, but it has a direct and major effect on anyone who flies […]

Cycling Safety

Cycling Safety

Cycling Safety [Mr Dai Havard in the Chair] 2.30 pm Alok Sharma (Reading West) (Con): I am pleased to open this debate on cycling safety and the wearing of cycle helmets. I know that the topic is incredibly important to many Members and many of our constituents. Rather appropriately, we are in the middle of road safety week, organised by the charity Brake, which is held every November to raise […]