Transport

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

July 2018 – EDM 1140 and Whiplash

Thank you to those who contacted me about EDM 1140, regarding whiplash. Ministers do not, by convention, sign any Early Day Motions, as doing so is likely […]

July 2018 – EDM 1140 and Personal Injury Reforms

Thank you to those who contacted me about EDM 1140 and personal injury reforms. The number of whiplash claims has been too high for too long, and is symptomatic of a wider compensation culture. This is being […]

February 2018 – East Coast franchise

Thank you for contacting me about the East Coast franchise. As you may be aware, VTEC is a joint venture, 90 per cent owned by Stagecoach. […]

October 2017 – Fair Fuel UK campaign

Thank you for contacting me about Fair Fuel UK’s campaign ahead of the 2017 Autumn Budget. The Government remains fully committed to supporting millions of hardworking […]

April 2017 – Diesel Cars/FairFuel UK Campaign

Thank you for contacting me about diesel cars. I can assure you that Ministers are not in the business of penalising drivers who use diesel cars. […]

April 2017 – Universal Duty to Give Way & Cyclists

Thank you for contacting me about cycling safety. I am pleased to be able to say that the number of cyclists killed on our roads fell […]

March 2017 – Guide dogs and taxis – UPDATE

Thank you for contacting me about the difficulties and discrimination faced by assistance dog users. Guide dog and assistance owners have important rights under the Equality […]

March 2017 – Bus Services Bill

Thank you for your recent email about local bus services. In many areas, the bus is essential. It enables people to get to work, to school, to […]

January 2017 – FairFuelUK Campaign

Thank you for your recent email regarding fuel prices. I know the FairFuelUK campaign raises a number of issues, however I welcome the progress that the […]

November 2016 – Talking Buses (UPDATE)

Thank you for contacting me about the audio-visual announcements on buses. I fully agree that all disabled people should have the same access to transport services […]