Lords Oral Question: Transport: Savings

Lords Oral Question: Transport: Savings

Asked By Lord Berkeley To ask Her Majesty’s Government how they intend to implement savings of £682 million in 2010-11 in the transport sector in the context of their intention to create a greener and more sustainable transport sector. Earl Attlee: My Lords, I can reassure the House that this Government take their environmental obligations very seriously. The Department for Transport is focusing on improving efficiency while protecting priority areas, […]

Written Answers 14 to 18 June 2010

Written Answers 14 to 18 June 2010

Monday 14 June 2010 Driving Tests David Mowat: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport whether he plans to undertake a review of all driving test centre closures. [1996] Mike Penning: We have no plans to undertake a general review of all driving test centre closures. We are committed to operating a public service for driver testing that offers good value for money and reasonable access to candidates. The […]

Written Answers 7 to 11 June 2010

Written Answers 7 to 11 June 2010

Monday 7 June 2010 Driving Offences: Insurance Andrew Stephenson: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what steps his Department plans to take to reduce the number of people who drive without insurance; and how many vehicles were seized for being driven without insurance in the most recent year for which figures are available. [702] Mike Penning: We are working in collaboration with the insurance industry to implement continuous […]

Written Answers 2 to 4 June 2010

Written Answers 2 to 4 June 2010

Wednesday 2 June 2010 A1079: Accidents Mr Knight: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many people were (a) killed and (b) injured in traffic accidents on the A1079 in each of the last five years; and if he will make a statement. [16] Mike Penning: The information requested is given in the following table: Casualties in reported personal injury road accidents A1079: 2004-08 http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201011/cmhansrd/cm100602/text/100602w0001.htm#10060211000003 Thursday 3 June […]

Written Answers 6 to 9 April 2010

Written Answers 6 to 9 April 2010

Tuesday 6 April A5: Shropshire Mr. Paterson: To ask the Minister of State, Department for Transport (1) what plans he has to widen the A5 between Wolfshead and Queen’s Head; and if he will make a statement; [325443] (2) what recent assessment he has made of the condition of the A5 between Shrewsbury and the Shropshire/Wales border; and if he will make a statement. [325541] Chris Mole: There are currently […]