Cycling APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 05/11/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 5th Nov 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 6th Oct 2021 and may be defunct.

To promote the use of bicycles as a means of transport and to raise both inside and outside the House the practice and status of cycling.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

Former Members - Contact Details - Benefits in Kind - Financial Benefits

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Recent Documents related to Cycling

1. Cycling in Northern Ireland 2019/20
04/02/2021 - Department for Infrastructure (Northern Ireland)
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Found: Official Statistics Cycling in Northern Ireland 2019/20 This report presents

2. 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

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

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

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

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

5. 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: Active travel: increasing levels of walking and cycling in England - Transport Committee - House of Commons

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Cycling

1. 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 as the - Speech Link
2: Government announced a £2 billion funding package for cycling and walking. This is the largest ever investment - Speech Link
3: congratulate the Government on their commitment to cycling at this time. It is really good. However, although - Speech Link

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

1: support for active travel and local walking and cycling infrastructure plans.It is an honour to - Speech Link
2: bear in 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

3. Transport
10/02/2020 - Ministerial Corrections

1: previous 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

4. Cycling: Licences and Insurance
18/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: Government considered this matter as part of the cycling and walking safety review in 2018. They have no - Speech Link
2: that the Government obviously wish to encourage cycling—and I agree with that—does the noble Baroness not - Speech Link
3: cyclists. He will be aware that there was a review of cycling and walking safety, and licensing and insurance - Speech Link

5. Cycling: Gilligan Report
04/09/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: importance of cycling and, more specifically, the Gilligan report. Oxford is famous for being a cycling city. - Speech Link
2: have just one or two beacon towns and cities; cycling should become part of the total transport fabric - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Cycling
1. Cycling
asked by: Lord Kennedy of Southwark
23/10/2020
... including for commuting to work.

2. Cycling
asked by: Drew Hendry
07/06/2021
... what discussions his Department has had with relevant stakeholders on extending the range of professional cycling disciplines that can qualify for managed isolation exemption letters from British Cycling to include downhill mountain biking.

3. Cycling
asked by: Kerry McCarthy
20/05/2021
... (b) self-employed people and (c) employees of SMEs who are currently excluded or resticted from participating.

4. Cycling
asked by: Baroness Kennedy of Cradley
25/09/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of campaigns to encourage people to cycle more; and what support they are giving to teach adults to ride a bike.

5. Cycling
asked by: Colleen Fletcher
08/10/2020
... (b) mental health and (c) the environment.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Robert Courts Portrait
Robert Courts
Secretary
Conservative - Witney
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
1 APPG Membership
Italy
John Lamont Portrait
John Lamont
Vice Chair
Conservative - Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Young of Norwood Green Portrait
Lord Young of Norwood Green
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
Fabian Hamilton Portrait
Fabian Hamilton
Treasurer
Labour - Leeds North East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Sarah Wollaston Portrait
Sarah Wollaston
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Totnes
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Meg Hillier Portrait
Meg Hillier
Officer
Labour (Co-op) - Hackney South and Shoreditch
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Matt Western Portrait
Matt Western
Officer
Labour - Warwick and Leamington
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
David Warburton Portrait
David Warburton
Officer
Conservative - Somerton and Frome
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Russell of Liverpool Portrait
Lord Russell of Liverpool
Officer
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Austin of Dudley Portrait
Lord Austin of Dudley
Patron
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Ben Bradshaw Portrait
Ben Bradshaw
Patron
Labour - Exeter
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Cycling and Walking , South West
None Portrait
Lord Berkeley
Patron
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Young of Cookham Portrait
Lord Young of Cookham
Patron
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb Portrait
Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb
Secretary
Green Party - Life peer
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
Alex Chalk Portrait
Alex Chalk
Vice-Chair
Conservative - Cheltenham
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
Layla Moran Portrait
Layla Moran
Vice-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Oxford West and Abingdon
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
Stephen Morgan Portrait
Stephen Morgan
Secretary
Labour - Portsmouth South
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
Steve Brine Portrait
Steve Brine
Vice Chair
Conservative - Winchester
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016

No benefits in kind are on record for the Cycling APPG

Financial Benefits Received
Date
31 May 2019
Source
JUMP Bikes
Value
£3,000
Date
31 May 2016
Source
Thames Water
Value
£2,000
Date
3 May 2016
Source
Cemex
Value
£2,000
Date
24 Dec 2015
Source
Jacobs
Value
£2,000
Date
12 Nov 2015
Source
Slater & Gordon
Value
£2,000
Date
15 Oct 2015
Source
Halfords
Value
£2,000
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
UK Cycling Association
Value
£3,800