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policespeedPolice have revealed the locations of mobile speed cameras across the Isle of Wight as part of a crackdown on speeding motorists.

Officers from the Isle of Wight Roads Policing Unit based at Shanklin Police Station are this week targeting speeding drivers, especially in accident blackspots.

Sergeant Rob Heard of Hampshire Roads Policing Unit said:

“Excessive or inappropriate speed has a singularly devastating impact on the safety of road users, increasing both the risk of a crash and the severity of the consequences.

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‘Speeding is the most prevalent dangerous driving activity and forms as one of the main factors involved in fatal road collisions. People need to realise it’s a speed limit and not a target so it may be more appropriate to travel at a lower speed depending on the road conditions for their own safety.

‘Hampshire Constabulary is committed to increasing road safety and will continue to target those who fail to abide by the speed limits. Our aim is simply, to improve the knowledge, attitudes and behaviour of any drivers who speed, thereby reducing the likelihood of the driver being involved in a future speeding incident and make our roads safer”.

A list of locations that will be regularly targeted on the Isle of Wight have been published as part of the overall effort to encourage drivers to keep to the speed limit.

Speed camera locations

[alert-note]A3020 Blackwater Road, Newport[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3020 Horsebridge Hill, Newport[/alert-note]

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[alert-note]A3020 Parkhurst Road, Newport[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3020 Victoria Avenue, Shanklin[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3021 Whippingham Road, Whippingham[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3021 York Avenue, East Cowes[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3054 Binstead Road, Binstead[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3054 Fairlee Road, Newport[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3054 High Street, Wootton[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3054 Kite Hill, Wootton Bridge[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3054 Lushington Hill, Wootton[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3055 Church Road, Shanklin[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3055 East Hill Road, Ryde[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3055 Leeson Road, Ventnor[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3055 Morton Road, Morton, (Brading)[/alert-note]

[alert-note]A3055 Sandown Road, Shanklin[/alert-note]

[alert-note]B3395 Culver Parade, Sandown[/alert-note]

[alert-note]B3395 Embankment Road, Bembridge[/alert-note]

[alert-note]B3395 Culver Parade, Yaverland[/alert-note]

[alert-note]B3323 Carisbrooke Road, Newport[/alert-note]

[alert-note]B3330 St Johns Road, Ryde[/alert-note]

[alert-note]The Downs Road[/alert-note]

[alert-note]Long Lane, Newport[/alert-note]

[alert-note]Ventnor Road, Apse Heath[/alert-note]

[alert-note]Victoria Grove, East Cowes[/alert-note]

[alert-note]Station Road, Wootton[/alert-note]

[alert-note]Staplers Road, Newport[/alert-note]

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