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Light not working. It was intermittently working, some nights on some nights off. Now...... all nights off. Very dark on path and hazardous for pedestrians

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 17:58, Wed 7 November 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 2 minutes later

The street light outside no 5 The Dairyground has not been working properly for several weeks. Initially it worked some nights but not on others. It does not work at all now. It is very dark in the cul de sac without the light and pedestrians can hardly see when using the path leading to the culdesac from West Street

Thank you for contacting Oxfordshire County Council Street lighting, unfortunately we are currently only available to respond to emergency situations which may have an impact on the health and safety of members of the public, these will be dealt with within a 24 hour period.
Reported faults will continue to be registered on our management system and these will be tackled in coming months.

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  • Ref: 347816 Thank you for your report; we have logged this as a fault on our management system. Our current policy is for our contractor to attend electrical & structural emergencies as a priority; these will be attended within a 24hr period. All other faults are logged on our management system, for efficiency, these are grouped by area and the date they were reported, and the contractor attends against a programmed of works based on this approach.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:07, Thu 8 November 2018

  • This light is still not working and the next street light is also out, making this area very dark now. A resident has fallen over the unlit curbside.

    Posted anonymously at 20:14, Tuesday 15 January 2019

  • I am sorry to hear your neighbour has fallen, this is an open fault on our managment system and will be attended to as soon as possible.

    Posted anonymously at 12:31, Wednesday 16 January 2019

  • This issue has now been fixed.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 13:47, Wednesday 13 March 2019

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