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20 mph speed limit has worked to reduce collisions on city streets

Researchers at the University of St Andrews say that the number of road traffic collisions (RTCs) in Edinburgh has decreased since the 20mph speed limit was introduced in 2016 under then Transport Convener, former...
Ploice measuring drivers' speed

Greens welcome report on Edinburgh’s 20mph scheme

Scottish Green MSP Mark Ruskell today welcomed the evaluation of The City of Edinburgh Council's 20mph scheme.According to the report (which you can read in full below) Edinburgh’s scheme has lowered the average speed...

20mph gets the green light in East Linton

Following Edinburgh's lead, a 20mph experiment in an East Lothian village is to be made permanent after councillors gave it the green light.The speed restriction was introduced in East Linton after residents complained about...

Greens lodge bill to reduce speed limits in built up areas

Following Edinburgh 's lead, the rest of Scotland may introduce 20 mph zones in cities and towns.The Green MSP Mark Russell published his member's bill today aiming to introduce lower speed limits in built...

Letter from Scotland

We’ve been battening down the hatches in more senses than one this week. The usual January storms seem to have no end and no mercy and our oil lamps are running low on fuel. ...

The myths around the new 20mph streets

Following the decision to slow traffic down on about 80per cent of the city's streets some stories have been circulating in the media which are not entirely based on the facts. The council has...


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