Police clamp down on speeding drivers

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Police monitored the speed of motorists travelling on one of the main roads out of the village at the weekend in response to concerns raised by locals.

The speed operation took place on Congleton Road on Saturday, 13th May, during which 22 warnings were issued and 9 tickets, 4 of which were given to local residents.

The fastest speed clocked in the 30mph zone 49 mph.

Sgt John O'Driscoll said "Speeding is a local priority and we will continue to carry out operations around the location."

Congleton Road, Speeding


Here's what readers have had to say so far. Why not add your thoughts below.

Duncan Herald
Friday 19th May 2017 at 11:29 am
49 mph in a 40 mph zone?
Not quite what was expected?
James MacDonald
Friday 19th May 2017 at 10:50 pm
Warnings...waste of time as usual.
Malcolm Gatley
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 at 6:00 pm
What about the speeding through the middle of the village? Seems to be continuing
Bob Bracegirdle
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 at 7:49 pm
Just try travelling at 30mph in a restricted area and feel the pressure from people behind who want to exceed the speed. Impatience is the reason.