Decision details

Proposed Speed Limit Order on Edith Rigby Way, Bartle Lane, East West Link Road, Sandy Lane and Cottam Link Road, Preston and Lea Lane South and Lea Lane North, Newton with Clifton

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes


This report outlines a proposed Speed Limit Order, to set appropriate speed limits for the newly constructed Edith Rigby Way, East West Link Road and Cottam Link Road, Lea Lane North and Lea Lane South.


It is also proposed to lower the existing speed limits on Bartle Lane and Sandy Lane which connect into the new roads.


Consultation and formal advertising of the proposals has been undertaken and a number of objections have been received.


This is deemed to be a Key Decision and the requirements of Standing Order C19 have been complied with.


The Cabinet approved the recommendation(s) as set out in the report.

Reason Key: Significant effect in 2 or more electoral divisions;

Corporate Priorities : Supporting economic growth;

Divisions Affected: Fylde East; Preston Rural; Preston South West; Preston West;

Contact: James Farron Email: Tel: 01772 535039.

Date of decision: 07/09/2023

Effective from: 13/09/2023