Written Answers: January 2015

  5th January Cycling Dan Jarvis (Barnsley Central): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he is taking to encourage cyclists to wear high visibility clothing. Mr Robert Goodwill: The safety of vulnerable road users is a priority for this Government and we recommend that cyclists wear clothing that makes them sufficiently visible to other road users. However, wearing high visibility clothing is a matter of individual […]

Parliamentary Questions: 17th-23rd January

17th January Driving: Testing Mary Creagh: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what the cost to the public purse was of legal advice on the legal challenge by Pearson Driving Assessments to the award of the theory test contract. Stephen Hammond: As set out in the answer from the Under-Secretary of State for Transport, my hon. Friend the Member for Scarborough and Whitby (Mr Goodwill), of 9 December 2013, Official Report, […]

Parliamentary Questions, 6th-9th January

6th January Cycling Mary Creagh: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport pursuant to the answer of 27 November 2013, Official Report,columns 303-4W, on cycling, how the £35 million invested to deliver safer junctions for cyclists has been allocated by (a)region and (b) city. Mr Goodwill: Of the £35 million funding allocated to cycling, £15 million was granted to Transport for London (TfL) for investment in cycle safety. This included improved provision for cyclists at […]