By Haddenham Webteam - 12th November 2018 4:00pm
Residents often express concern over traffic speeds around the village, and some specific roads are a major concern.
At the most recent parish council meeting (5th November) it was noted that the Sentinel speed camera has now been repaired.
On a recent test run, just to make sure it was working, 81 cars were observed during a 1¼ hour period driving at over 35 mph (in a 30 mph zone) with five driving at over 45 mph and one at 50 mph. That's one car per minute breaking the speed limit and now on the list to receive a letter from the Neighbourhood Policing Team 😯
HPC is finalising plans for rolling out the volunteer training more widely, but there's no reason why those who are already trained can't join in straight away and book a time slot to use the camera, as long as it's not booked out to another village.
Please contact the HPC office — tel: 01844 292411 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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