Nearly £1m for Oxford cycle projects — and no one's spending it

Row breaks out as city council claims infrastructure projects are being blocked

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Oxford city council has accused Oxfordshire County Council of putting an embargo on any future cycle schemes despite £840,000 being set aside for spending on cycling projects by 2016, according to the Oxford Times.

City councillor John Tanner said: "There is no lack of schemes being proposed but the county council is standing in the way and they are putting an embargo on any cycle schemes.

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