Tyres (Buses and Coaches) Bill 2014-15

The Tyres (Buses and Coaches) Bill 2014-15 is a Private Members’ Bill sponsored by Steve Rotherham (labour MP for Liverpool, Walton) and had its 1st reading in Parliament on 15.07.14 under the Ten Minute Rule. The Bill will introduce limits on the age of tyres on buses and coaches; and for connected purposes and it is expected to have its 2nd reading and debate in the House of Commons on 28.11.14. Further information on the Tyres […]

PQs 2nd-6th December 2013

2nd December Cycling Chris Heaton-Harris: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what steps he is taking to promote cycling proficiency for the deaf community. Mr Goodwill: The Department for Transport promotes “Bikeability” cycle training in England. Bikeability is “cycling proficiency” for the 21st century, giving people the skills and confidence to cycle safely and competently in modern road conditions. Bikeability is underpinned by the National Standard for Cycle Training. The […]