June 2015: Written Questions

3rd June Roads Bill Wiggin (North Herefordshire): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what plans he has to reduce the number of potholes in Herefordshire. Andrew Jones: My Rt. Hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Transport announced on 23 December 2014 funding allocations for local highway authorities in England between 2015/16 and 2020/21. This includes over £60 million for Herefordshire. This funding can be used to reduce […]

Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 8th May

Questions posed to the Secretary of State during Transport Questions relating  to transport safety included: A1: Dualling Sir Alan Beith (Berwick-upon-Tweed) (LD): What progress his Department has made on its study of proposals to dual the remaining single carriageway sections of the A1. The Secretary of State for Transport (Mr Patrick McLoughlin): The A1 north of Newcastle study is one of six studies to identify and fund solutions to a number of notorious […]

PQs 14th October-25th November

Cycling: Accidents 25th November Jim Fitzpatrick: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what resources his Department has allocated to reducing the number of cyclists being killed on the roads. Mr Goodwill: The safety of all cyclists is important to the Government, that’s why we have invested more in cycling than previous governments. The Department will have spent £278 million directly on cycling in the five years 2010-11 to 2014-15. For […]