HC Deb 17 November 1983 vol 48 c544W
Mr. Greg Knight

asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he has any plans to review maximum speed limits on public roads; and, in particular, on motorways; and if he will make a statement.

Mrs. Chalker

I have no evidence to suggest that the current national maximum speed limits should be changed, either for all-purpose roads or motorways. However, the results of a national speed survey which was commissioned during the summer will be available in a few months, when all the evidence collected will be considered very carefully.

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