Businesses carry city’s road safety message to the streets

Promoting the 20mph zone in the City Centre. Councillor Malcolm Kennedy pictured on Liverpool waterfront with Alex Garrity from Warmer Energy and Will Stewart from Amey who are backing the campaign.

A clutch of Liverpool’s highest profile businesses have signed up to promote the city’s principal road safety campaign: the 20 effect. The city’s highway maintenance and environmental services contractor Amey is joined by the registered social landlord and partner in the Anfield Project, Your Housing Group to take the campaign message onto the city’s streets

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Liverpool Taxi Drivers Support 20mph


This month we’ve been out and about speaking to Liverpool’s Taxi Drivers about the 20 effect. With a little anticipation we ended up having a brilliant day speaking with taxi drivers across the city, who were very supportive with lots of positive feedback about 20mph limits in Liverpool.

May School Protest!


Primary schools in Liverpool have taken up the call to arms and staged a mini protest in aid of safer streets across the city. The safe demonstration saw pupils take to the school playground at the end of the day in protest of their parents speeding and putting lives at risk. The children donned homemade

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Yarnbombing Event in Belle Vale


Community groups in Belle Vale, Liverpool have hit on a novel way of marking the roll out of 20 mph speed limits in their area of the city with a series of ‘yarn bombing’ events which has culminated in dozens of knitted 20mph road signs being installed at Belle Vale Park. If you have any

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Everton and Liverpool 20s on side with road safety campaign

Adam Lallana 20 effect

Everton’s Ross Barkley and Liverpool Football Club’s Adam Lallana have teamed up to support the City of Liverpool’s principal road safety campaign the 20 effect. The two midfield stars, who are both England internationals, both sport the number 20 shirt for their teams and were delighted to throw their weight behind the safety initiative. Barkley

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The 20 effect takes road safety message to city’s Christmas shoppers

20 effect Christmas tree

Liverpool’s speed reduction programme, the 20 effect, has taken its message into the Christmas shopping rush with a pop-up event on Church Street (Wednesday 10 December) and is asking visitors to pledge to respect the 20mph speed limit by writing a message on the campaign Christmas tree baubles. With the support of the Liverpool BID

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South Liverpool’s residential streets to go 20mph

Residential streets across South Liverpool are to be covered by a 20mph speed limit in a bid to make the streets safer for all users. The 20 effect, which is already in place across areas of the city with statistically higher numbers of road accidents, is now being rolled out across areas like Mossley Hill,

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