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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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May finally appoints a minister for cycling

May finally appoints a minister for cycling

Andrew Jones, the MP for Harrogate, Knaresborough and Boroughbridge, is the new parliamentary under secretary of state for transport with responsibility for cycling. 

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DFT stats show no growth in cycling

DFT stats show no growth in cycling

The Department for Transport's 'Local Area Walking and Cycling Statistics' report revealed "no statistically significant change in reported cycling prevalence in England overall."

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Government's "cycling revolution" stalls as funding to drop by 70%

Government's "cycling revolution" stalls as funding to drop by 70%

Figures revealed by Cycling Minister Robert Goodwill show that funding for cycling is set to fall by 70 percent within five years. The year after year drop in funding was ...

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Robert Goodwill taken to task over "helmet hair" answer

Robert Goodwill taken to task over "helmet hair" answer

The Cycling Embassy of Great Britain has issued an open letter to cycling minister Robert Goodwill, stating opposition to his comment on "helmet hair" given at the All Party Parliamentary Cycling ...

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