Shropshire Council

Ludlow – Sandpits Road – Traffic Calming

  • Period: 24 November 2022 - 15 December 2022
  • Status: Closed
  • Audiences: Everyone
  • Topics: Traffic management
  • Type: Public

Title of scheme

Ludlow – Sandpits Road – Traffic Calming


The introduction of speed humps along Sandpits Road for the purpose of avoiding danger to people and other traffic using the road or preventing danger arising along with reducing the risk to vulnerable pedestrians.


Sandpits Road, Ludlow

Consultation begins

24 November 2022

Consultation ends

15 December 2022


Notice is hereby given that Shropshire Council, in exercise of their powers under Section 23 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police, propose to establish traffic calming measures on Sandpits Road in Ludlow.

Speed Cushions

A pair of speed cushions is proposed at the following locations on Sandpits Road (typically, the height of the speed cushions will be between 65 - 75mm high, be 2 – 3m in length, and 1.6 – 2m in width):

  • 55m south east of the junction with Henley Road
  • 128m south east of the junction with Henley Road
  • 208m south east of the junction with Henley Road
  • 281m south east of the junction with Henley Road
  • 351m south east of the junction with Henley Road

24 November 2022


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Documents relating to this scheme can be viewed at Ludlow Library, 7/9 Parkway, Ludlow. Alternatively, you may request copies by:

If you wish to make representations about this scheme, please send us an e-mail or letter by 15 December 2022 (contact details as above). You may also ring the above phone number for more information.

Please note that, for legal reasons, objections must be made in writing or by e-mail, and should state the grounds on which the objection is made. Objections cannot be accepted over the phone.

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