(VARIOUS ROADS – SPACES FOR PEOPLE)
(TEMPORARY SPEED RESTRICTION) ORDER 2022
The Scottish Borders Council (Various Roads – Spaces for People) (Temporary Speed Restriction) Order 2022 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 21 March 2022 and is expected to remain in effect until 23:59 on 4 December 2022. 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:
The temporary speed restrictions will only be in effect when appropriate signage is in place on the affected lengths of road.
The Scottish Borders Council (Various Roads – Spaces for People) (Temporary Speed Restriction) No 2 Order 2020 made on 28 September 2020 will be amended as follows: the temporary 20mph speed restriction on the lengths of those roads detailed at Schedule IV below will be revoked with effect from 00:01 on 21 March 2022.
Maps showing the roads affected by these restrictions can be seen at www.tellmescotland.gov.uk.
Chief Legal Officer
20MPH TEMPORARY SPEED RESTRICTION
A1107 Eyemouth Road, Coldingham – from Lawfield eastwards for 225 metres
A6105 Main Road, Foulden – from Aldertree Cottage westwards for 400 metres
A6112 Duns Road, Swinton – from Main Street, Swinton northwards for 460 metres
B6461 Kelso Road, Swinton – from Main Street, Swinton southwards for 160 metres
C84 Oxton – from Lynend northwards for 260 metres
C84 Oxton – from Lynend eastwards for 220 metres
B6357 Newcastleton – from Toll Bar Cottage northwards for 510 metres
A701 Romanno Bridge – from a point 75 metres south of the C4 to a point 60 metres north of the B7059
B7059 Romanno Bridge – from A701 southwards for 180 metres
D27-1 Romanno Bridge – full length
Dovecot Road, Romanno Bridge – from D27/1 eastwards for 145 metres.
30MPH TEMPORARY SPEED RESTRICTION
B6360 Main Road, Gattonside – from a point 600 metres east of its junction with the B6374 eastwards for 415 metres
B6360 Main Road, Gattonside – from Monkswood eastwards for 420 metres
B6359 Dingleton Road, Melrose – from a point 85 metres south of Chiefswood Road southwards for 760 metres
40MPH SPEED RESTRICTION
C130 – Main Road, Cockburnspath – from existing 20mph northwards for 175 metres
C130 – Main Road, Cockburnspath – from existing 20mph southwards for 200 metres
A1107 Eyemouth Road, Coldingham – from new 20mph – 225 metres east of Lawfield - eastwards for 400 metres
A6105 Main Road, Foulden – from Aldertree Cottage eastwards for 1285 metres
C41 Hownam - from a point 50 metres north of the D140-4 to a point 75 metres south of the
D133-4, Hownam – from the C41 eastwards for 35 metres
D140-4, Hownam – from C41 westwards for 135 metres
B6350, Kelso – from a point 810 metres north of Station Road northwards for 490 metres.
B6374 Waverley Road, Melrose – from The Crest westwards for 1210 metres
B6374 – from Waverley Road northwards for 560 metres
B6360 Gattonside Road – from B6374 eastwards for 600 metres
B709 Heriot – from a point 25 metres south of its junction with Shoestanes Road to a point 25 metres north of the same junction
B709 Leithen Road, Innerleithen – from a point 470 metres north of Kirklands northwards for 1600 metres
20MPH TEMPORARY SPEED RESTRICTION REVOKED
A6105 Chirnside – from the D182/6 westwards for 750 metres
B6350, Kelso – from Station Road northwards for 810 metres
Winston Road, Galashiels
B6374 Melrose Road Galashiels – from Hawthorn Road eastwards for 1145 metres
C77 Langshaw Road – from B6374 northwards for 810 metres
B709 Leithen Road, Innerleithen – from Kirklands Northwards for 470 metres
Kingsmeadows Road, Peebles – from a point 20 metres east of Kingsmeadows Gardens eastwards for 500 metres
Dean Road, Newstead – from High Road, Melrose eastwards for 530 metres
High Road, Melrose – from the A6091 westwards for 460 metres
Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984