Plans to cut rural speed limit from 60mph to 40mph

Government proposals could also see speed limits on many rural roads in England cut from 60mph to 40mph. Roads affected could include those with a number of junctions, bends or barriers. You can read the draft guidance in full here.

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Plans to cut UK speed limits

Government proposals could see speed limits on many rural roads in England cut from 60mph to 40mph. Councils could also be given greater freedom to introduce 20mph schemes.