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Roads: Summertime

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 67261, tabled on 1 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the potential effect of adopting British Summer Time permanently on road traffic accidents involving pedestrians and cyclists.

Answered on

4 November 2021

The Government believes that the current daylight-saving arrangements represent the optimal use of the available daylight across the UK.

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