Government to pump £214m into boosting cyclist numbers and improving infrastructure


Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg today (27 November) announced a £214m funding pot to help the government achieve its aim of doubling the amount of cyclists on UK roads in the next 10 years. He said the money represented the biggest-ever single investment in cycling. The government will allocate £114m to boost its Cycling Ambition Cities Programme -which saw £77m commited last Autumn to improve cycling infrastruture in eight chosen cities, as well as at 14 major national trunk road […]