Bringing out the big guns to tackle speeders

Date: Friday 10th November 2017
Getting to grips with the new equipment, PC Colin Bailie with Newbiggin, Stainton, community speedwatch members  (left to right) Gordon Dugmore, Ann Dugmore, Joy Rich and Alan Rich.
Getting to grips with the new equipment, PC Colin Bailie with Newbiggin, Stainton, community speedwatch members (left to right) Gordon Dugmore, Ann Dugmore, Joy Rich and Alan Rich.

RESIDENTS at Newbiggin, Stainton, have become the first in Eden to set up their own community Speedwatch scheme.

A number of towns and villages across the district have similar speed-busting plans in the pipeline.

This week, Newbiggin was the first to launch, with volunteers coming forward to offer their time to the cause.

Full story in tomorrow's Herald.