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Cycling: Training

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 29382, tabled on 2 March 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much his Department spent per pupil on cycling training for primary school pupils in each year since 2009-10.

Answered on

7 March 2016

The Government has been funding Bikeability cycle training in schools since 2006/07. Bikeability training is delivered to children between school years 5-9 (ages 9-14). Funding is provided at a rate of £40 per child training place.

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