Parliamentary Questions: 7th-10th April

Parliamentary Questions: 7th-10th April

10th April Schools: Cycling Mary Creagh: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport pursuant to the answer of 31 March 2014, Official Report, column 411W, on transport: schools, how many (a) schools and (b) pupils took part in Bikeability cycle training in each year since 2005. Mr Goodwill: Funding provided by the Department for Transport (DFT) for Bikeability cycle training began in financial year 2006-07. Data collection since then has consisted mainly of the number of […]

Parliamentary Questions: 31st March-3rd April

Parliamentary Questions: 31st March-3rd April

3rd April Road Traffic Control: Motorways Dr McCrea: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what commercial products his Department or the Highways Agency has mandated for use in road traffic management on the motorway network in the last 10 years. Mr Goodwill: There are no products used by the Highways Agency which have been mandated in terms of what is used for road traffic management. These products are used by […]

Parliamentary Questions: 19th-27th March

Parliamentary Questions: 19th-27th March

27th March Written Statements Executive Agencies The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Stephen Hammond): I am pleased to announce the publication of the 2014-15 business plans for all of the Department for Transport’s Executive agencies—the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA), the Vehicle Certification Agency (VGA), the Highways Agency (HA) and the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA). The business plans set out: the […]

Oral Transport Questions: 20th March 2014

Oral Transport Questions: 20th March 2014

20th March 2014: Transport Questions The Secretary of State was asked— Road Congestion 1. Peter Aldous (Waveney) (Con): What steps he is taking to relieve congestion on roads. The Secretary of State for Transport (Mr Patrick McLoughlin): The Government are committed to reducing traffic congestion and investing in our road infrastructure. Spending on strategic roads over this and the next Parliament will be £24 billion. A £500 million programme of pinch point schemes specifically […]

Parliamentary Questions: 3rd-17th March

Parliamentary Questions: 3rd-17th March

17th March Roads: Repairs and Maintenance Richard Burden: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport pursuant to the answers of 22 November 2013, Official Report, column 1052W, on road traffic control, and of 11 December 2013, Official Report, column 221W, on roads: repair and maintenance, what the real terms funding for local road maintenance spent but not announced was in (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c)2012 and (d) 2013. Mr Goodwill: The Department does not hold or publish local authority expenditure […]