Posts Tagged ‘speed limit’

M42 variable speed limit gaffe

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Speeding tickets issued along two stretched of the M42 could be quashed (more…)

Speed limit confusion

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

A survey by the AA has discovered that an astonishing 250,000 drivers don’t know the motorway speed limit (more…)

New speed limit guidance for councils

Friday, January 18th, 2013

The DfT has released new guidance for local councils to set more appropriate speed limits on local roads (more…)

Local Authority speed limit guidance

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

New guidance for local authorities has been released to better equip them in setting local speed limits (more…)

Formula 1 winner shuns 80mph speed limit

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Ex-Formula One world champion Damon Hill stated in an interview with the Radio Times he wants to see 55mph limits on motorways, not 80mph (more…)

Drivers unaware of speed limits

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

Research shows that 71% of drivers are unaware of speed limits (more…)

Traffic speeds in communities too high

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Road safety charity Brake, is calling for driver’s to slow down in built-up areas over the summer holidays (more…)

Fake 40mph speed limit

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Pranksters in Bradford put up a fake 40mph speed limit sign in a 30mph zone (more…)

Motorway speed limit warning

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Proposed increase to the motorway speed limit could see casualties and emissions increase (more…)

Spanish motorway speed limit decreased

Friday, March 4th, 2011

Spain has reduced the legal speed limit on its motorways (more…)