Space for Cycling – Current political support

We’ve been asking the political parties in Derby to support the Space for Cycling campaign. The response from the parties is shown below:

  Support   
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ConholmesMeeting held. Matthew had some concerns about the detail of exactly what he was signing up for. It was agreed he would list these concerns and hold a follow up meeting. No follow up meeting arranged.
LabbanwaitMeeting held with Asaf Afzal who agreed to discuss points discussed with rest of Labour party. Party leader (Ranjit Banwait) did not attend meeting. Plan is to arrange meeting with Councillor Banwait. Councillor Afzal positive towards messages but no commitment to sign pledge.
Lib Demsruth-skeltonMeeting held and leader and 2 other Lib Dem councillors signed the pledge
UKIPgravesPositive meeting with Alan Graves who was happy to sign the Space forCycling pledge.

Party Leaders

The list of party leaders who have signed the pledge is:

UKIP

graves
Councillor Alan Graves
Councillor Alan Graves pledge
Councillor Alan Graves pledge

Lib Dems

Councillor Ruth Skelton
Councillor Ruth Skelton
Councillor Ruth Skelton peldge
Councillor Ruth Skelton pledge

Councillors

Councillors, in addition to the party leaders,  who have signed the pledge include:

Councillor Mike Carr
Councillor Mike Carr

Councillor Mike Carr pledge

Councillor Lucy Care
Councillor Lucy Care
Councillor Lucy Care pledge
Councillor Lucy Care pledge
Councillor Martin Rawson
Martin Rawson pledge

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