Photo of a 30mph speed limit sign on the Stoke Gifford By-Pass (May 2019).

By-pass speeding offences hit new heights

  Police mobile speed camera vans that pay regular visits to enforce the controversial 30mph limit on the Stoke Gifford By-Pass have detected the tenth highest number of offences across all speed camera sites in South Gloucestershire during the 2017 to 2018 financial year, the Journal can reveal. And despite enforcement at the site being active only for the final

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Photo of a 30mph sign on the Stoke Gifford By-Pass (May 2019).

Is a 30mph limit right for the new by-pass?

The 30mph speed limit along much of the new Stoke Gifford Transport Link (SGTL) between Parkway North and the A4174 Ring Road has been called into question by a number of residents who have contacted the Journal. Between Parkway North Roundabout and a point just north of the Hambrook Lane crossing, the speed limit is 40mph, but the remainder of

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Photo of Cllr Matthew Riddle planting a tree.

By-pass opens to general traffic but MetroBus won’t be using it until “summer”

Bradley Stoke motorists who need to access the A4174 Ring Road and M32 motorway were given an early Christmas present on Monday 18th December when the long-awaited Stoke Gifford By-Pass, officially known as the Stoke Gifford Transport Link (SGTL), was opened to general traffic. The news will also be warmly welcomed by residents of Stoke Gifford “village”, as it is

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