Speed enforcement checks have been ongoing in Halliwell this week as police work to combat speeding in the area.

PC Day from the Bolton North Neighbourhood Police team has been conducting the speed checks after concerns were raised by multiple members of the community.

This is helping to tackle one of Greater Manchester Police’s priorities to make Bolton’s roads safer.

Police are asking residents in other areas to also contact their local teams if speeding is a concern.

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A spokesperson for Greater Manchester Police Bolton North, said: “PC Day from the Bolton North Neighbourhood team has been conducting speed enforcement in Halliwell this week.

“This is helping to tackle one of our priorities to make Bolton's roads safer.

“Speeding has been raised by members of the community as a concern in Bolton and therefore we will continue to conduct speed enforcement across the borough.

“If there are any particular areas which you believe should be concentrated on, please let your local Neighbourhood Team know.”

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