It's not about bikes - It's about health for all, social justice and community

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Annual Conference – Liverpool

Labour Cycles talked to hundreds of delegates, councillors and MPs at Labour’s annual conference in Liverpool. We made progress on at a national policy level, stoking political will and stimulating debate within the Labour movement around active travel.

“70% of our households live in flats and a third of our children live in poverty, and the majority of households do not own a car. Running through all of this is an equalities issue.”

“It’s a matter of social justice to provide safe, healthy routes for those on foot and bicycle. By creating high quality, low-trafficked routes, we can ensure that the health benefits of active travel are extended to all residents, not just those currently bold enough to ride amongst traffic”

“I want to see safe and segregated provision delivered on Superhighway routes, quiet ways and in our town centres, as well as many more cycle storage and parking spaces”