Back to all reports

Lights up my garden and kitchen from light in alley

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 21:16, Wednesday 6 March 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 3 minutes later

The light has been replaced with led bulb so bright it lights up my whole garden and kitchen all night I could easily mow lawn at midnight it is attracting teenagers to hang about in alley which I have had issues with before could it be changed to a different one the orange colour was not a problem

RSS feed of updates to this problem Receive email when updates are left on this problem.

Updates

  • Thank you for the report and sorry to hear that the lighting has caused issue, i will get our new contractors to assess at the earliest opportunity and see if we can fit something less powerful. Unfortunately due to manufacturers solely developing LED equipment its harder to find parts for older SOX equipment so we replace where possible. It also reduces our carbon footprint. We will do what we can to make this less intrusive and sorry again for the inconvenience caused

    Posted anonymously at 13:29, Wednesday 13 March 2019

  • Please can you look into this as nothing has been done yet thanks

    Posted anonymously at 08:30, Friday 10 May 2019

  • Thank you for the update and sorry again for the intrusive light this lamp is causing, we have asked our contractors to shield this by painting the bowl so the light shines on the alley only. This should stop the glare into the garden and the light looking as intense. Any further issues please do not hesitate to contact us

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted anonymously at 15:01, Monday 13 May 2019

Provide an update

Please note that updates are not sent to the council. Your information will only be used in accordance with our privacy policy

Next: Tell us about you

Your update

Tell us about you

Do you have a FixMyStreet password?