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£2 billion package to create new era for walking and cycling

On May 9, 2020
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RT @livingstreets: 🚶‍♂️ @grantshapps announces £250m emergency #activetravel fund. 🚴‍♂️ Wider pavements & pop-up bike lanes to be created in England within weeks to encourage more walking & cycling. #GetPedalling #GetWalking #NationalWalkingMonth @transportgovuk https://t.co/NwvNRJKiNy
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Wider pavements, safer junctions and cycle corridors will be created in England within weeks.

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On May 9, 2020
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RT @livingstreets: 🚶‍♂️ @grantshapps announces £250m emergency #activetravel fund. 🚴‍♂️ Wider pavements & pop-up bike lanes to be created in England within weeks to encourage more walking & cycling. #GetPedalling #GetWalking #NationalWalkingMonth @transportgovuk https://t.co/NwvNRJKiNy
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£2 billion package to create new era for walking and cycling

£2 billion package to create new era for walking and cycling

Wider pavements, safer junctions and cycle corridors will be created in England within weeks.

£2 billion package to create new era for cycling and walking

£2 billion package to create new era for cycling and walking

Alternative ways to travel, such as walking and cycling, could relieve the pressure on public transport.

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