Decision details

Proposed reduction of 60mph speed limit to 50mph on A5199

Decision Maker: Director of Environment and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To improve highway safety and reduce the accident rate, the County Council proposes to reduce the speed limit from 60mph to 50mph.


To reduce the existing national speed limit (60mph) on A5199 from Kilby Bridge to Husbands Bosworth to 50mph.

Contact: Ann Carruthers, Director of Environment and Transport Email:

Publication date: 09/10/2020

Date of decision: 20/02/2020