Horsell High Street Area 20mph Speed Limit Proposal

Closed 14 Jan 2021

Opened 10 Dec 2020


Thank you for your interest in our 20mph Speed Limit proposals in the Horsell High Street Area. 

The legislation we must follow before introducing this scheme means that we need to allow objections and comments from the public to be considered before a final decision is reached about whether or not to go ahead with our preferred scheme in its current form.

The proposal:

The imposition of lower speed limits can lead to a reduction in the number of road injury accidents if the speed limit is effective.  Research published by the Department of the Environment, Transport and Regions (DETR) in ‘New Directions in Speed Management’ indicates that broadly each 1mph reduction in average speed can reduce accident frequency by up to 5%. The severity of injuries caused by accidents also increases with higher collision speeds.

Horsell High Street (C140) – From a point 18m north-west of its junction with Meadway Drive, south-east to its junction with Wilson Way.

Church Hill (C140) – From the junction of Wilson Way south to a point 10m south of its junction with Lych Way.

Meadway Drive (D3647) – From its junction with Horsell High Street north-east to a point 20m south-west of its junction with Hammond Road.

South Close (D3648) its entire length

Wilson Way (D3649) its entire length

Pares Close (D3649) its entire length

Lych Way (D3649) its entire length

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If you would like to object, support, or comment on the proposal, please use the Online Survey linked at the bottom of the page, or alternatively, write to:

Kevin Patching, Hazel House, Merrow Lane, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 7BQ

by 14th January 2021.

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What happens next

The comments and objections will be considered by Andrew Milne. We will write to you again to let you know the outcome.



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