21 Apr '17, 9am

"The challenge now is to deliver the change needed"- @_XavierBrice_ responds to @transportgovuk #CWIS

"The challenge now is to deliver the change needed"- @_XavierBrice_ responds to @transportgovuk #CWIS

Government gives green light to cycling and walking - now the challenge is to deliver the change on the ground. Today (Friday 21 April) the Department for Transport (DfT) has published England’s first Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy (CWIS) . Sustrans, together with a number of leading transport, environment and health organisations, called for a long-term government-led vision for active travel and for the strategy to be included in the Infrastructure Act. Xavier Brice, our CEO said: “The first ever Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy is a significant achievement and highlights UK Government’s ambition to make England a cycling and walking nation. “Sustrans, together with a number of other leading transport and health organisations, have long called for a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy and we were successful in securing a commitment from government for...

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