Cycling and Walking APPG

First Registered: 24/02/2020 • Last updated on: 17/11/2021

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To champion cycling and walking in the context of the growing importance of all forms of active travel. Our main aim is to get more people cycling and walking in the UK, more often and more safely.

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Recent Documents related to Cycling and Walking

1. Cycling and walking evidence review
07/02/2020 - Department for Transport
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Found: Cycling and walking evidence review Evaluation and monitoring reports for cycling and walking

2. Cycling and walking investment strategy: active travel investment models
07/02/2020 - Department for Transport
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Found: 3 4. Using ALS data to derive the baseline cycling data ........................................

3. 11th Report - Active travel: increasing levels of walking and cycling in England
23/07/2019 - Inquiry: Active travel - Transport Committee
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Found: 'GTM-WPBXM6N'); Active travel: increasing levels of walking and cycling in England - Transport Committee - House

4. Active travel: Trends, policy and funding
05/07/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: 1. Active travel 4 1.1 Current rates of walking and cycling 4 1.2 Benefits of active travel 5 Health

5. Active travel and local walking and cycling infrastructure plans: Debate Pack
05/07/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: 1. Active travel 4 1.1 Current rates of walking and cycling 4 1.2 Benefits of active travel 5 Health

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Cycling and Walking

1. Active Travel
09/07/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: Government support for active travel and local walking and cycling infrastructure plans.It is an honour - Speech Link
2: mind that, although we tend to think of cycling and walking in the context of the strategy I mentioned - Speech Link
3: infrastructure fund is quite unclear on whether cycling infrastructure will be funded or is just viewed - Speech Link

2. Covid-19: Walking and Cycling
08/06/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: action they are taking (1) to encourage walking and cycling, and (2) to discourage car use, in cities - Speech Link
2: announced a £2 billion funding package for cycling and walking. This is the largest ever investment in active - Speech Link
3: congratulate the Government on their commitment to cycling at this time. It is really good. However, although - Speech Link

3. East to West Chesterfield Cycle Route
09/11/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: develop new cycling infrastructure. I am very much in favour of creating a strong cycling and walking network - Speech Link

4. Transport
10/02/2020 - Ministerial Corrections

1: Parliament, we have seen a 13% increase in cycling and walking, and we are committed to a 100% increase - Speech Link
2: currently spent £7 per head on cycling infrastructure, but the Walking and Cycling Alliance recommends that - Speech Link
3: have a cycling Prime Minister who is committed to it. We have announced £350 million for cycling infrastructure - Speech Link
4: have a cycling Prime Minister who is committed to it. We have announced £350 million for cycling infrastructure - Speech Link

5. Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy 2
25/03/2021 - Written Statements

1: Government published the first statutory cycling and walking infrastructure strategy (CWIS 1) which covered - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Cycling and Walking
1. Cycling and Walking
asked by: Colleen Fletcher
09/11/2020
... what steps his Department is taking to increase the proportion of journeys made by (a) walking and (b) cycling.

2. Cycling and Walking
asked by: Fiona Bruce
19/11/2020
... what guidance he has published for councils wanting to put in places measures under the Active Travel Scheme.

3. Cycling and Walking
asked by: Lord Berkeley
04/02/2021
... a new Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy; and whether the new Strategy will contain a long-term cycling and walking programme and budget.

4. Cycling and Walking
asked by: Catherine West
19/01/2021
... what steps his Department is taking to support walking and cycling schemes.

5. Cycling and Walking
asked by: Geraint Davies
20/07/2020
... Communities and Local Government on improving local economies through increased walking and cycling.

Latest Questions
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26 Current APPG Officers
Layla Moran Portrait
Layla Moran
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Oxford West and Abingdon
Joined: 24th February 2020
Fabian Hamilton Portrait
Fabian Hamilton
Treasurer
Labour - Leeds North East
Joined: 24th February 2020
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Officer
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 2nd June 2021
70 APPG Memberships
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Meg Hillier Portrait
Meg Hillier
Officer
Labour (Co-op) - Hackney South and Shoreditch
Joined: 24th February 2020
Darren Henry Portrait
Darren Henry
Officer
Conservative - Broxtowe
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington Portrait
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington
Officer
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Lord Russell of Liverpool Portrait
Lord Russell of Liverpool
Officer
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Robathan Portrait
Lord Robathan
Officer
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
1 APPG Membership
Belize
Ben Bradshaw Portrait
Ben Bradshaw
Patron
Labour - Exeter
Joined: 24th February 2020
1 APPG Membership
South West
Lord Austin of Dudley Portrait
Lord Austin of Dudley
Patron
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Lord Young of Cookham Portrait
Lord Young of Cookham
Patron
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Ruth Cadbury MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8590.

Email: ruthcadburymp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Adam Coffman, c/o Lord Berkeley, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW. Tel: 020 7219 5761

Email: coffmana@parliament.uk

Group's Website:

https://allpartycycling.org/

No benefits in kind are on record for the Cycling and Walking APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Cycling and Walking APPG

Former APPG Officers
Meg Hillier Portrait
Meg Hillier
Officer
Labour (Co-op) - Hackney South and Shoreditch
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 14th July 2021
Virginia Crosbie Portrait
Virginia Crosbie
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ynys Môn
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
Anneliese Dodds Portrait
Anneliese Dodds
Officer
Labour (Co-op) - Oxford East
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021