Various Roads (Didcot & Harwell) Proposed 20mph Speed Limit & TRO Admin Amendments

Oxfordshire County Council is proposing to introduce a 20mph speed limit within the new Dunnock End/ Barwood Land residential development adjacent to the A4130 Didcot to Milton Heights Road, in Didcot. Specifically the proposals comprise of the following measures:

  • Introduce a 20mph speed limit on the following roads:
    • Dudcote Field, Eastons, Durnells, Brunswick Green, Furrow Corner, Spring Lane & Joslin Crescent

* Additionally, administrative errors identified within the speed limit order covering Harwell Parish need to be corrected, and also with the Traffic Order not being ‘made’ within 2 years of the original notice being published re-consultation on the proposals covering Grove Road & the adjacent residential development (as per the original consultation carried out in 2017, details here) comprising of the following:

  • 20mph speed limits on the following road as follows:
    • Grove Road from Drewitts Corner to a point 410 metres west, Barrow Lane, Barrow Road, Manor Green, Talbot Close and The Croft, and also on
    • all the new roads under construction accessed via a new junction on the north side of Grove Road approximately 75 metres west of Manor Green.
  • 40mph speed limit on the remainder of Grove Road westwards to its junction with the A4130.

Objections to the proposals and other representations, specifying the grounds on which they are made, may be sent in by completing the online questionnaire, via email or in writing (quoting ref: CM/12.6.189/243) to the address below by 16 March April. The Council will consider objections and representations received in response and they may be disseminated widely for these purposes and made available to the public.

Any unresolved objections will be reported to the Council’s Cabinet meeting early in 2021 (the Forward Plan of decisions meetings can be viewed here). The papers for the meeting will be available on the County Council’s website about a week before the meeting.

Please read the information provided on this consultation. Your views and opinions matter. Please take the time to respond.


  • Opened
    17 Mar 2021 at 10:00
  • Closes
    16 Apr 2021 at 15:00



Contact Name Christian Mauz (Technical Officer - Traffic & Road Safety)
Contact Email Address
Contact Phone Number 0345 310 1111
Contact Postal Address Oxfordshire County Council
County Hall
New Road

Consultation Topic
  • Planning
  • Roads & transport
Target Audience
  • Oxfordshire residents
  • Councillors
Geographical Area
  • Didcot