Road Traffic Acts

WandsworthSW18 2PU51.457414-0.191052Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984Local Government Act 1985Traffic Management Act 20042020-11-252020-11-27TSO (The Stationery Office), customer.services@thegazette.co.uk368470063189

Wandsworth Borough Council

20 MILES PER HOUR SPEED LIMIT

• THE WANDSWORTH (20MPH SPEED LIMIT) (NO. 1) EXPERIMENTAL ORDER 2020

1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the London Borough of Wandsworth on 25 November 2020 made the above-mentioned Order under sections 9 and 10 of and Part IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended by the Local Government Act 1985 and the Traffic Management Act 2004.

2. The general effect of the Order is to introduce a 20 miles per hour limit in the following roads:- Albert Bridge Road, Buckhold Road, Falcon Road, Garratt Lane, Lavender Hill, Merton Road (A218), Mitcham Lane, Mitcham Road, Putney Bridge Road (A3209), Putney High Street, Putney Hill, Queen's Circus, Queenstown Road, St. John's Hill, Tibbet's Ride, Wandsworth Bridge Road,Wimbledon Park Side, Bedford Hill, Burntwood Lane, Earlsfield Road, Lombard Road, Lower Richmond Road, Nightingale Lane, Queen's Ride, Spencer Park (B234), St. James's Drive, Summerstown, Vicarage Crescent (B305), Westbridge Road and Windmill Road.

3. Copies of the Order, which will come into operation on 4 December 2020, and of documents and plans giving more detailed particulars of the Order, can be inspected during normal office hours on Mondays to Fridays inclusive until the end of a period of six months from the date on which the Order was made in The Customer Centre, The Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU.

4. Whilst the Order remain in force, the Assistant Director – Traffic and Engineering, or some person authorised by him, may modify or suspend the Order or any provision contained in it if it appears to him or that other person essential in the interests of the expeditious, convenient and safe movement of traffic or of the provision of suitable and adequate parking facilities on the highway or for preserving or improving the amenities of the area through which any road affected by the Order runs.

5. The Council will consider in due course whether the provisions of the Order should be reproduced and continued in force indefinitely by means of Order under sections 6 and 124 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. Any person wishing to object to the making of the Order for the purpose of such reproduction and continuation may, within the above mentioned period of six months, send a statement in writing of their objection and the grounds on which it is made to the Director of Environment and Community Services at the address below (quoting the reference ES/TMO)/1814).

6. Any person desiring to question the validity of the Order or of any provision contained therein on the grounds that it is not within the relevant powers of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 or that any of the relevant requirements of that Act or of any relevant regulations made under that Act have not been complied with in relation to the Order may, within six weeks from the date on which the Order was made, make application for the purpose to the High Court.

Dated 27 November 2020

PAUL MARTIN

Chief Executive

The Town Hall

Wandsworth

SW18 2PU