The average speed cameras
would be set up on London Road and Ansty Road - and could be in place as soon as the spring.
Elsewhere, areas where average speed cameras
have been installed have seen a 75 per cent drop in the number of people killed or seriously injured on the roads.
Mobile speed cameras
are one way to address the problem, and it is a move I welcome.
Data released by 36 of the UK's 45 police forces found four have no fixed speed cameras
at all, and 13 have fewer than half actively catching speeding drivers.
The figures cover all police fixed speed cameras
, but not the mobile devices forces also use.
British police forces were sent a Freedom of Information request asking how many fixed speed cameras
each force has and how many are active.
But while only 64% of speed cameras
are switched on in the areas covered by three of Wales' four police forces, that figure is well ahead of the UK average.
All forces and speed-camera partnerships that responded said they deployed regular mobile speed cameras
across their areas.
Not all speed cameras
work, some are switched off - TRUE A spokesman for Brake said: "Various Freedom of Information requests have revealed that some speed cameras
are not fully operational in the UK.
The TomTom Speed Cameras
app is already available in 16 countries, and today launches in a further 26.
Our extensive surveys show that over 70percent of drivers accept the use of speed cameras
and it is important that the level of trust and transparency is maintained.
It came as the transport scrutiny committee was discussing the return of council-operated speed cameras
at eight locations throughout the city from next April.