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Money for new cycle network

Newcastle is to receive £5.5m to create a network of cycle routes across the city, to encourage people to travel by bike.

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Full report: Money for new cycle network

Newcastle's riding high this week after the Prime Minister confirmed it is one of just eight cities in the UK that will receive millions of pounds in funding to boost cycling.

But there are already serious concerns about whether the money is enough and whether it will be spent on the right things.

Gregg Easteal reports.

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