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    • hi all.   In April 2019 I posted about owing 2.3k to PayPal, who sold my debt to Wescot.   Since then there has been a long war of words, mostly thin assertions that 'PayPal has advised us that...', and signatures from staff at PayPal that are supposed to prove that I owe the debt.   I've recently moved house, and am considering my options with the case going forward; I had initially intended to cut them off after the last year with no definitive proof, saying in my last letter that I trusted the matter was closed, providing no forward address.    However, after doing some more research recently I'm slightly concerned about what might happen if I dont keep them at arms distance with letter disputes, and that they may sue me and add the court bills through a CCJ (County Court judgement.) What is the liklihood of this or them finding my new address?    I'm also slightly concerned how my letting agency may react if against odds Wescot send bailiffs to my previous address, as this was with the same letting agency I use with my current house, and also where they will likely continue to send letters.   Advice?   Thanks. -b
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Good afternoon! its been a while since i posted on here!

 

I have recently received a speeding ticket for doing 68mph on a dual carriageway. i know the limit is 70mph for a car but as i was in a van i was unaware of the limit change.

 

my question is:

 

I have recently returned to the place in which i was photographed speeding, it was a mobile van on a bridge crossing the A64 in north yorkshire, i have noticed that there is not a single speed camera warning sign for miles and miles and miles before or after that bridge. infact, i cannot recall seeing one anywhere within 12 miles of the bridge,

 

Where do i stand with this? is it worthy of an appeal?

 

any help would be greatly appreciated!

 

happy Tuesday everyone!

 

Gee

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What type of Van where you driving at the time..?


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There is nothing in law that states that any speed camera device whether fixed or mobile must be marked in any way, signed or at a particular position. There are Codes of practice and best practice guides that are set by police forces themselves but these are policies rather than law.

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Vans i.e. Commercial vehicle not exceeding 7.5 tonnes speed limit on Dual Carriageways is 60 mph

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Vans i.e. Commercial vehicle not exceeding 7.5 tonnes speed limit on Dual Carriageways is 60 mph

 

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There's no requirement whatsoever for speed camera warning signs. Some forces put them up, some don't, some do at some sites but not others.

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