£18 million announced for cycle training for children and their families

Department for Transport and The Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP published a news story (9 April) as COVID-19 restrictions lift, Transport Secretary invests in the Bikeability cycling proficiency training scheme so that more people can feel confident cycling.

  • government invests record £18 million toward cycle training for children and families
  • funding will ensure children are cycling-confident and whole family groups can receive bespoke training sessions through the Bikeability programme
  • as restrictions are cautiously lifted in line with the coronavirus (COVID-19) roadmap, government encourages parents and pupils to choose active travel as a safe and healthy way to get around

Click here for the full news story.