BBC Home
Explore the BBC
BBC News
Launch consoleBBC NEWS CHANNEL
Last Updated: Monday, 31 December 2007, 13:00 GMT
City roads may become 20mph zones
Some roads in Oxford may become 20mph zones in the New Year.

Plans for the reduced limits have been put forward for a number of routes in the Summertown area of the city, which links Woodstock Road with Banbury Road.

The 20mph scheme includes London Road, where proposals for a bus lane have also been put forward.

The idea is part of a 2.8m plan to encourage more people onto buses and to cut congestion. A decision is due at a county council meeting on Thursday.

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites

Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit


Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific