HC Deb 08 February 1995 vol 254 cc259-60W
Mr. Harvey

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what is the current Government policy on cycle helmets; and what plans he has to change it.

Mr. Norris

The Government actively promote the benefits of cycle helmet wearing, but we have no plans to make them compulsory.

infrastructure in Great Britain in 1994–95; and how much has been invested in each of the previous five years at (a) cash and (b) constant prices.

Mr. Watts

In 1994–95, Railtrack expects to invest about £175 million in railway signalling infrastructure.

Investment in the previous five years in signalling and track projects is as follows. Figures for signalling alone are not available before 1992–93.