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Cycle usage is rising fast, reveals DfT stats

Cycle usage is rising fast, reveals DfT stats

Cycle usage in Britain was 23 percent higher in 2016 than ten years previously, reports the Department for Transport. The DfT's latest road traffic statistics report was published today and it reveals ...

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New £470,000 fund for businesses to create innovative cycling products

New £470,000 fund for businesses to create innovative cycling products

The Department for Transport has announced a £470,000 grant-aid scheme to enable businesses to create  innovative cycling and walking products and services.

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Cycling orgs unite to send e-bike message to Department for Transport

Cycling orgs unite to send e-bike message to Department for Transport

Britain's cycling organisations have joined together and backed a e-bike submission that the Bicycle Association has sent to the Department for Transport. Sustrans, Cycling UK, British Cycling, Cyclenation, LCC, Bikeplus ...

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DfT's Cycling & Walking Strategy launch postponed due to London attack

DfT's Cycling & Walking Strategy launch postponed due to London attack

The Department for Transport was due to unveil its long-awaited Cycling and Walking Strategy today, but due to Wednesday's terrorist attack in Westminster it has been postponed. CWIS – known as ...

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Brits will "go Dutch" if conditions are right, finds DfT-funded study

Brits will "go Dutch" if conditions are right, finds DfT-funded study

The latest findings from the Department for Transport-funded "Propensity to Cycle Tool" project show that, given the right policies and investments, Brits would cycle more. (Actually, the data is for England-only, ...

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DfT to launch a fund for cycling product designs

DfT to launch a fund for cycling product designs

The Department for Transport is to launch a Cycling and Walking Small Business Research Initiative in partnership with Innovate UK. This is in addition to the Innovation Challenge Fund ...

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25 local authorities win Sustainable Travel Access Funding worth £64m

25 local authorities win Sustainable Travel Access Funding worth £64m

Twenty-five English local authorities will share the £64 million Sustainable Travel Access Fund, the government has announced today. The funding is for 2017 to 2020. 

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£90,000 grants to "double cycling by 2025" available from DfT

£90,000 grants to "double cycling by 2025" available from DfT

Bicycle businesses can now apply for  the Department for Transport's Innovation Challenge Fund. Academic institutions can also apply. Valid projects will "use or enable science, engineering and technology to address specified ...

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Think again, cycling organisations tell DfT's road safety PR team

Think again, cycling organisations tell DfT's road safety PR team

British Cycling, the Bicycle Association, and Cycling UK have all condemned the Department for Transport's THINK cycle safety campaign which was launched earlier today.

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Will DfT release a video telling HGV drivers not to overtake cyclists?

Will DfT release a video telling HGV drivers not to overtake cyclists?

The Department for Transport's Think! road safety campaign has this morning released a video of a cyclist being "left-hooked" and crushed by an HGV at a junction.  "Don’t get caught ...

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