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Regular news: Issue 601 20 Jul 2012

Ministers invite rural authorities to pilot 40mph speed limit zones

THE?DFT?is inviting highway authorities in rural parts of England to come forward with plans to establish 40mph zones on minor roads.

The invitation is contained in a new draft speed limit circular for England that, once finalised, will replace circular 01/06, Setting local speed limits. The new document also encourages local authorities to implement more 20mph limits.

“We would welcome applications for zonal rural speed limits, usually 40mph zones, for example in national parks or Areas...

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