2023 AGM

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  • Jesse Norman MP (Minister of State, Department for Transport)
  • Active Travel in English Cities (Leeds, Leicester, Newcastle, Oxford)
  • The  Economics of Active Travel (Active Travel England, Sustrans, TfL)
  • Highway Code One Year On (The AA, Cycling UK, Leigh Day, Met Police, TRL)
  • Walking (Guide Dogs, Lambeth Council, Living Streets, and TfL)
  • Active Travel Monitoring and Participation (Cycling UK, Sustrans)



  • Active Travel Showcase – 90 attendees, 12 exhibitors, sponsored by Raleigh
  • Parliamentary Bike Ride – sponsored by TIER
  • Study Tour to Waltham Forest.
  • Worked to convey MP’s support for active travel amidst threats to cut the budget in October ‘22
  • Drafted and suggested transport questions and written questions.
  • Monthly parliamentary monitoring – there were more than 200 mentions of active travel and related road safety issues, in questions and debates in both Houses in the last 12 months.
  • 27,000 Twitter followers


Achievements (we have called for these in recent reports)

  • Changes to the Highway Code, which specifically benefit cyclists and pedestrians.
  • Formation of Active Travel England (includes CPD training for Local Authority transport officers).
  • Active Travel Fund 4 had a specific focus on funding for walking schemes.


Current Membership 

73 MPs

34 Peers

71 Assoc Members


Future Activity

  • Active Travel Justice Inquiry (published in September 2023) – sponsored by British Cycling and Leigh Day.
  • Parliamentary Bike Ride (June 13th) – sponsored by the Dutch Embassy, Human Forest, Lime and TIER.


< Jesse NormanVideo and photos from the 2023 Parliamentary Bike Ride >