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Manhole cover missing

Reported by Janette Read at 13:18, Mon 24 September 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council and West Oxfordshire District Council 2 minutes later

The manhole cover is reported missing. The drain is completely exposed near a bus stop. Tackley Parish council is concerned that any late night bus passengers would not see the hazard.

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  • Thank you for your report. Would you be able to provide a bit more information to enable me to find the correct location on my site visit For example a house number/property name.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 16:05, Wed 26 September 2018

  • At the last meeting of Tackley Parish Council it was reported that this manhole cover has still not been replaced. The Chair has asked the clerk to enquire as to when it will be replaced. I have already contacted this site to inform them of the location. It is at the junction of the 4260 and an entrance to Tackley opposite to Sturdy's Castle PH. The missing manhole cover is near the bus stop on the road to Tackley. There is a bright blue plastic cover in place to alert the public but it is not safe to stand on and may not be seen in the dark.

    Posted by Janette Read at 13:17, Mon 14 January 2019

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