Category Archives: speed limits

‘Angel of the Road’ sculpture appears in Bruton

Some of you may have spotted an exciting willow sculpture outside Hauser and Wirth. The sculpture, called ‘Angel of the Road’ due to its resemblance to Antony Gormley’s ‘Angle of the North‘, is positioned next to the 30mph sign on … Continue reading

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The Queen observes 20mph limit

The Queen visited Bruton on 28th March. It was a sunny spring day and Bruton residents lined the streets to welcome her. Basii was amongst the crowd with our red, white and blue safety messages. The Queen’s vehicle drove past … Continue reading

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20mph Celebration Photograph …

Some of Bruton’s residents came together for a quick photograph to celebrate the completion of central Bruton’s 20mph speed limit. A huge thank you to everyone that has helped make this happen and lets hope that we can look forward … Continue reading

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Let’s Celebrate …

Central Bruton’s 20mph speed limit is now complete. A big thank you to the Town Council, our County Councillor and the many people that have helped make this happen. Also thanks to the organisations, such as 20’s Plenty for Us, … Continue reading

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Road Sign Competition

When central Bruton gets a 20mph speed limit, Bruton Town Council would like to have illustrations similar to the one shown below the signs.  They are running a competition, open to all children under 16,  to choose four winning designs. … Continue reading

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Santa Walk supporting a 20mph speed limit

Please join us for a Santa walk around Bruton to show support for a 20mph speed limit within the town. On Sunday the 20th of December, we are meeting at the Stepping Stones at 11am. The walk will last approximately … Continue reading

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Bruton Speedwatch

Could you help fight crime and reduce speeding in Bruton? Traffic exceeding the speed limit in Bruton can now be tracked by the community in two ways- using a SID (speed information device) and Speedwatch. You will probably have seen the … Continue reading

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Giant 20mph courgette infiltrates horticulture show

Today a giant courgette showing support for a 20mph speed limit in Bruton appeared at the Bruton & District Horticultural Society Annual Show. This courgette was picked on the 20th of August and fits in with our 20mph campaign in … Continue reading

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Sheep show support for 20mph limit

Sheep in Bruton show support for the 20mph speed limit and star in the latest BASII blockbuster (which can also be viewed on YouTube).

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Cole Road plans : The Myths and the Facts

Myth The plan is to install speed humps on Cole Road Fact The plan is to install speed cushions on Cole Road. There is a big difference between the two please select the above links for more information. Myth The … Continue reading

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