It’s your vote

Should 70mph speed limits be increased to 80mph?

THE Government is to begin a consultation on raising the speed limit on Britain’s motorways from 70mph to 80mph, it has been announced.

Transport Secretary Philip Hammond said the current limit was “out of date” and a higher one would bring ecomomic benefits

It is understood the consultation will be launched later this year with a view o introducing the new limit in 2013.

Today we ask, should the 70mph speed limit be increased to 80mph?