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CALM INVADED BY CAR

Rural traffic levels could rise by over 100 per cent during the next 30 years, far outstripping those in urban areas, says the Council for the Protection of Rural England. Its report, Traffic Trauma or Tranquillity?, calls for lower speed limits on country roads of 40mph and 20mph in villages.

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