Written Questions: January 2016

Written Questions: January 2016

5th January Electric Vehicles Jim Cunningham (Coventry South): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Answer of 16 July 2015 to Question 6809, what progress his Department has made on allocating funding for investment into ultra-low emission vehicles and the infrastructure to support such vehicles. Andrew Jones: The government allocated more than £600 million to support the uptake and manufacture of ultra-low emission vehicles in the […]

Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 28th January

Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 28th January

HS2 David Mowat (Warrington South) (Con): What progress has been made on finalising the route for phase 2 of High Speed 2. The Secretary of State for Transport (Mr Patrick McLoughlin): May I associate myself with your remarks, Mr Speaker, to both members of staff who are retiring and wish them well in their retirement? I am sure they would be welcome to come back and observe us in a […]

Written Question: Department for International Development

Written Question: Department for International Development

Jim Fitzpatrick (Lime House and Poplar): To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, whether her Department plans to take account of the conclusions of the United Nations/World Health Organisation Second Global High-Level Conference on Road Safety when preparing the UK’s response to the next set of Sustainable Development Goals. (18620) Tabled on: 03 December 2015 Mr Desmond Swayne: Road traffic injuries cost developing countries an estimated 1-2% of their […]

Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 10th December 2015

Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 10th December 2015

Oral Transport Questions took place on 10th December in Westminster, those questions relating to Transport Safety are available below. The Oral Transport Questions are available here, in full, on the Parliamentary Hansard. The Secretary of State was Asked- HGV Drivers Stuart C. McDonald (Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East) (SNP): What plans his Department has to increase the number of HGV drivers. The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Andrew Jones): […]

Parliamentary Questions: November 2015

Parliamentary Questions: November 2015

2nd November Driving: Young People Lilian Greenwood (Nottingham South): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, with reference to his Department’s press release, Government to overhaul young driver rules in bid to improve safety and cut insurance costs, issued 25 March 2013, when he plans to publish the Green Paper on young drivers referred to in that press release. Andrew Jones: Every death is a tragedy and is one […]