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CycleDigest January 2014

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January 2014
Pothole quilt
CTC's monthly round-up of cycle campaigning news

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Road maintenance looks up for cyclists

CTC is revamping Fill That Hole, the pothole reporting website, thanks to £30,000 from the Department for Transport (DfT).

CycleDigest December 2013

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December 2013
Cycling minister Robert Goodwill gives evidence to cycle safety inquiry
CTC's monthly round-up of cycle campaigning news

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Minister focuses on cycle safety

As Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, cycling is just one responsibility on Robert Goodwill’s long list. He is, however, an experienced cyclist (and he’s driven lorries), and although only in post for just under three months, he has already shown a good understanding of his cycling brief.

CycleDigest November 2013

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November 2013
Lorries pose a serious risk to cyclists in urban areas
CTC's monthly round-up of cycle campaigning news

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Action on lorries needed now, says CTC

Cyclists and non-cyclists alike have been appalled by the number of cycling fatalities in London over recent weeks – six cyclists have died since 5 November, three of whom were involved in collisions with lorries.

CycleDigest October 2013

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October 2013
The NCN8 near Caernarfon alongside a major road
CTC's monthly round-up of campaigning news

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Cycle-friendly Act from Wales

Thanks to legislation just passed by the Welsh Assembly, the next few years should see Wales become cycle-friendlier and a model for the rest of the UK.

CycleDigest September 2013

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September 2013
Houses of Parliament
CTC's monthly round-up of campaigning news

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MPs vote to ‘Get Britain Cycling’

A four-hour House of Commons debate on cycling on 2 September attracted over 100 MPs from across the political spectrum  –  and ended with a unanimous vote to welcome the All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group’s report, 'Get Britain Cycling'.

CycleDigest August 2013

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August 2013
Cycle funding map (DfT)
CTC's monthly round-up of cycle campaigning news

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PM puts £millions into cycling

Demonstrating the political leadership that CTC has long been calling for, Prime Minister David Cameron announced earlier this month that the government in England is investing £millions in cycling.

CycleDigest July 2013

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July 2013
CTC's monthly round-up of campaigning news.

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CycleDigest June 2013

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June 2013
Road Justice Logo
CTC's monthly round-up of cycle campaigning news

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CTC calls for Road Justice

Justice and safety on the roads means that the police, the prosecution services and the judiciary must deal with bad driving more effectively – and CTC’s recently launched Road Justice campaign, supported by Slater & Gordon Lawyers, aims to tackle just that.

Of course, cycling isn’t a particularly hazardous activity but, in the unlikely event of a collision, CTC wants all victims to be treated fairly and well by the justice system.

CycleDigest May 2013

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May 2013
Get Britain Cycling report cover
CTC's monthly round-up of cycle campaigning news.

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Vision, ambition and strong political leadership - that’s how to Get Britain Cycling!

The All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group (APPCG) has published a set of 18 recommendations based on six weeks of oral evidence and pages of written submissions to its Get Britain Cycling inquiry earlier this year.

CycleDigest April 2013

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April 2013
Plans for a scheme in Leicester
CTC's monthly round-up of cycle campaigning news.

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78 routes and junctions to be cycle-friendlier within 12 months

Cyclists will benefit from improvements to routes and junctions at 78 locations in England within the next 12 months. Some of the schemes are radical and impressive, including the partial removal of a gyratory in Leicester and the construction of a £2m cycle bridge in Bury St Edmunds.

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