Tour de France funding (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-10-22
Session date: 
October 22, 2014
Reference: 
2014/4046
Question By: 
Darren Johnson
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Will London's involvement in the Tour de France be funded from TfL's cycling budget again in future and what efforts are you making to identify alternative sources of funding for future years, rather than using the cycling budget?

Answer

Answer for Tour de France funding (2)

Answer for Tour de France funding (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

No agreement has been made for the Tour de France to return to London in the future; and therefore TfL has not established how it would be funded. Clearly we would always seek to keep the call on the TfL budget to an absolute minimum.