Transport Questions, 16th July

Transport Questions, 16th July

Oral Answers to Questions Transport The Secretary of State was asked— Cross-channel Services Damian Collins (Folkestone and Hythe) (Con): What discussions he has had with the French authorities on preventing disruption to cross-channel services from the port of Dover and channel tunnel in summer 2015. [901041] The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Mr Robert Goodwill): My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Transport and I have had […]

June 2015: Written Questions

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 […]

Transport Questions, 11th June

Transport Questions, 11th June

During the first transport questions held during this Parliamentary session, topics discussed relevant to transport safety were as follows:   Road Investment Strategy Stephen McPartland (Stevenage) (Con): What steps his Department is taking to deliver the road investment strategy. Stephen Metcalfe (South Basildon and East Thurrock) (Con): What steps his Department is taking to deliver the road investment strategy. The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Andrew Jones): The road […]

March Written Questions

March Written Questions

2nd March Roads: Accidents Richard Burden (Birmingham, Northfield): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what information his Department holds on the number of road traffic incidents in which a vehicle was damaged and a pedestrian or cyclist was at fault in each of the last three years. Mr Robert Goodwill: The Department only holds information on accidents involving personal injury. The number of reported personal injury road accidents where […]

Transport Questions: 5th March

Transport Questions: 5th March

Cycling and Walking Stephen Timms (East Ham) (Lab): What steps he is taking to increase levels of cycling and walking. The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Mr Robert Goodwill): The Government are committed to increasing walking and cycling. We have more than doubled the funding compared with the previous Administration. We added a section to the Infrastructure Act 2015 that places a commitment on Government to produce a cycling […]