Ten vehicles stopped during Amesbury speed checks

Ten vehicles stopped during Amesbury speed checks

Published by Jack Deery at 11:33am 2nd July 2020.

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A team from Amesbury Police were out yesterday (Wednesday 1st July) in a number of locations.

While out on shift, a total of ten vehicles were stopped because of their speed in the area. 

Eight drivers were just spoken to and two were given traffic offence reports

This means they could face a speed awareness course, a fine or a court date.

Vehicles were caught in a number of locations, while officers were conducting the checks: 

  • Salisbury Road, Amesbury
  • A3026, Ludgershall
  • A338, Collingbourne Ducis
  • A338, Collingbourne Kingston


During the speed checks, they say they also saw a number of people putting themselves and other people at risk. 

As it is Seatbelt Awareness Week, anyone caught not wearing one will be fined £100.

Amesbury Police were also out checking for non-seatbelt wearers in the town, earlier this week:

Some of the Amesbury Neighbourhood Team were out on Countess Road today stopping cars. This was to engage with the...

Posted by Amesbury Police on Tuesday, June 30, 2020
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