Chris Boardman: Infrastructure Bill changes a massive step in right direction

For the first time ever, the Government will have a legal obligation to implement a cycling and walking investment strategy

Chris Boardman

British Cycling’s policy advisor, Chris Boardman, says an amendment to the Infrastructure Bill means cycling as a mode of transport can no longer be ignored.

The amendment was agreed on today by the Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and results in a legal obligation on the government to come up with a Cycling and Walking investment strategy.

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