Average speed cameras on the M4 into/out of London (request for live date and distances)

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Dear Highways England Company Limited,

I have 2 FOI questions regarding the average speed cameras on the M4 into and out of London:

1) Could you please state when did (or will) they go live?

2) To calculate average speed, the distances between each pair of cameras needs to be known. What are the distances between each pair of cameras in the system?

Yours faithfully,

Dave Finney

Highways England, Highways England Company Limited

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Dear OPSSESecretariat,
Thank you for supplying the data I requested.

Having checked your data, I am very sure that it contains errors. Could you please make every effort to ensure what the correct distances are (potentially you may need to re-measuring them) and reply with new correct distances. Remember that speeds are determined by distance / time so the distances need to be beyond dispute. Remember also that the distances should be the shortest that it is possible to achieve (and not simply the distance staying in one lane)

I await your reply with interest and suggest that I may have assisted you in preventing a very embarrassing series of false prosecutions.

BTW, what will be the date the cameras go live?

Yours sincerely,

davefinney

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