Category Archives: Speed Watch

SAM2 data, Community Speed Watch, and other initiatives to tackle speeding in our village.

SAM2 Data (July 2019)

Interesting results from the much-discussed deployment of Hoveton Parish Council’s SAM2 sign on Stalham Road in July. Over a four-week period, more than 170,000 vehicles were detected. The speed limit on this stretch of road is 40mph. Only 6% of … Continue reading

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New SAM2 Location

In response to suggestions from residents, Hoveton Parish Council has now placed its SAM2 sign on Stalham Road, just before the start of the formal 30mph zone. We hope this will encourage drivers to slow down as they enter the … Continue reading

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SAM2 Data (May 2019)

The image below shows the latest data from Hoveton Parish Council’s speed monitoring equipment on Tunstead Road. This data captures traffic coming into the village between 29th April and 2nd June 2019, just a few hundred yards from Broadland High … Continue reading

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SAM2 Data (April 2019)

In April 2019, the speeds of over 37,000 vehicles were recorded by our SAM2 device on Tunstead Road. The speed limit on this stretch of road is 30mph, but more than 20,000 vehicles were recorded at speeds of 35mph or … Continue reading

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SAM2 Data (March 2019)

In March 2019, the speeds of over 39,000 vehicles were recorded by HPC’s SAM2 device on Tunstead Road. The speed limit on this stretch of road is 30mph, but more than 21,000 vehicles were recorded at speeds of 35mph or … Continue reading

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