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Welsh Government

Reduced speeds on 20mph roads a ‘turning point’ says Deputy Minister

New preliminary 20mph data published today shows that speeds have reduced by an average of 4mph on main roads since the national rollout of the default 20mph speed limit.

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First Minister sees positive impact 20mph is having in St Brides Major

First Minister Mark Drakeford today (Thursday, September 7) visited one of the first areas in Wales to trial the new 20mph limit to learn more about the impact of the “biggest step-change in community safety in a generation.”

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‘Working together to save lives’ - Welsh Government teams up with police ahead of 20mph roll out

The Welsh Government has teamed up with police forces to help educate motorists ahead of the 20mph default speed limit roll out in September. 

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Menai Suspension Bridge update 20/04/2023

The list of frequently asked questions relating to the Menai Suspension Bridge has been updated. 

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£30m Active Travel route and A55 improvements officially opened

The completion of the safety and improvement work on the Aber Tai’r Meibion section of the A55, which includes a new active travel route, has been officially marked by the Minister for North Wales Lesley Griffiths.

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New data shows benefits of driving at 20mph as Wales prepares to lower default speed limit

Slower driving speeds, increased levels of walking and cycling and minimal impact on journey times are among the key findings of a new report carried out in areas of Wales trialling the new default 20mph speed limit.

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Putting the brakes on carbon emissions, steering towards alternative solutions and driving towards net zero by 2050

Deputy Climate Change Minister Lee Waters set the direction for the future of transport in Wales today with a statement that puts climate change at the heart of decision making.

Welsh Government

Here’s how £1.6bn record transport funding is being used across Wales

Brand new trains, hydrogen fuelled buses and tripling walking and cycling routes - these are just some of the ways the Welsh Government plans to ‘make the right thing to do, the easy thing to do’ according to Deputy Minister Lee Waters.

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Menai Suspension Bridge works to resolve safety issues commence

Today, 5th January 2023, the programme of works to re-open the Menai Suspension Bridge begin. The programme is scheduled to be complete within 4 weeks, subject to adverse weather conditions.

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Save money, improve health, and help the environment

Overindulged at Christmas? Looking to get fit and healthy in the New Year? Then why not try out one of the many walking and cycling routes on your doorstep?

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Menai Suspension Bridge update 20/12/2022

The list of frequently asked questions relating to the closure of the Menai Suspension Bridge to traffic has been updated. 

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Support package announced for people affected by the closure of Menai Suspension Bridge

Deputy Minister for Climate Change Lee Waters will visit the Menai Suspension Bridge today (Wednesday, November 30) where he will unveil a package of support to ease the transport pressures on people travelling to and from Anglesey.