The number of prosecutions for speeding offences on the M1 has reached record levels.

A 20 mile section of the M1 is generating more than £300,000 a week in speeding fines after the motorway speed cameras were triggered over 132,000 times in less than a one year period.

This equates to over 500 drivers per day being caught for speeding by the speed cameras positioned on the motorway between Junction 19 in Leicestershire and Junction 15 near Northampton.

This stretch of motorway has been revealed as the number one spot for catching speeding motorists.

The biggest speed camera hotspots are:-

1 – M1 Northampton

2–   A282 Dartford Crossing

3–   A 28 Canterbury

4 – M60 Stockport

5 – the M6 toll Lichfield

6–  A1 Barrowby Thorns

7–  A15 Snitterby

8 – Limehouse Link London

9–  A57 Sheffield

10– A414 Corby

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