Council:

Scottish Borders Council

Type:

Traffic

Published:
Expires:
Address:
D80/1 & B709 - Peebles to Ashiestiel

(VARIOUS ROADS – SPACES FOR PEOPLE)

(TEMPORARY SPEED RESTRICTION) NO 5 ORDER 2020

 

The Scottish Borders Council (Various Roads – Spaces for People) (Temporary Speed Restriction) No 5 Order 2020 has been made under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended. The Order, which has a maximum duration of 18 months, will come into force at 00:01 on 5 December 2020 and is expected to remain in effect for a period of 18 months. The temporary speed restriction will only be in effect when appropriate signage is in place on the appropriate lengths of road. The Order is required for the Spaces for People initiative to make the lengths of road safer for cyclists and walkers.

When the Order comes into effect no person shall drive or cause or permit to be driven any vehicle at a speed exceeding 40mph along the following roads, from Peebles to Ashiestiel:

  1. D80/1 from the signage for the 20mph temporary speed restriction at Walkerburn to the D83/1; and
  2. B709 - Traquair to Innerleithen – from its junction with the D83/1 to the signage for the 20mph temporary speed restriction at Innerleithen.

 

 

N MCKINLAY

Chief Legal Officer

 

Legislation Information

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984