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Salt Reserves

Salt Reserves

Thursday 7 January 2010 Sadiq Khan, Minister of State at the Department for Transport, responded to an urgent question from Caroline Spelman MP about the country’s salt reserves and possible implications for local authorities’ ability to maintain the road network. Mrs. Caroline Spelman (Meriden) (Con) (Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will make a statement on the country’s salt reserves and any implications this […]

Written Answers 4 to 8 January 2010

Written Answers 4 to 8 January 2010

Tuesday 5 January 2010 Dangerous Driving Greg Mulholland: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many people have been convicted of causing death by dangerous driving in (a) West Yorkshire, (b) Leeds and (c) Leeds North West constituency in each of the last five years. [307766] Claire Ward: Information on the number of persons found guilty at all courts in the West Yorkshire police force area for causing […]

Mobility Scooters

Mobility Scooters

Jeff Ennis (Barnsley, East and Mexborough) (Lab): I am grateful for the opportunity to raise the important matter of mobility scooters and pedestrian safety. Let me say from the outset that mobility scooters are great and that they enhance the quality of life of many of my elderly and disabled constituents. Indeed, my mother and mother-in-law, who are both in their 80s, have mobility scooters and benefit greatly from them. […]

January 2010

January 2010

Forthcoming Parliamentary Questions in the House of Lords • Use of hand-held mobile telephones by drivers – Viscount Tenby,  Thursday 14 January 2010 • Questions to the Secretary of State for Transport – Lord Adonis, Thursday 14 January 2010 • Making roads safer for cyclists – Viscount Falkland, Thursday 21 January • Speed cameras – Lord Trimble, Thursday 28 January • Questions to the Secretary of State for Transport – Lord Adonis, Thursday 4 February […]

Electric Personal Vehicles and Electrically Assisted Pedal Cycles

Electric Personal Vehicles and Electrically Assisted Pedal Cycles

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Paul Clark): My right hon. and noble Friend the Secretary of State for Transport, Lord Adonis, has made the following ministerial statement: The Department for Transport is today publishing two 12-week consultations. One seeks views on the principle of changing the law to permit the use, on public roads and cycle tracks, of small electric personal vehicles (EPVs), which do not meet current […]