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Three lights in a row on south east side of Magdalen Bridge parapet are now working

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 17:16, Mon 2 September 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 4 minutes later

These light failed together about a month ago - they are not dispklaying pillar numbers, they are the ones mounted on the bridge parapet.

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  • Hi Mark

    I have spoken to our contractors and they attended yesturday and had to replace a fuse which was feeding these lights, they should off hopefully been working last night.

    Kindest regards Dave

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:58, Wed 4 September 2019

  • Thanks Dave - unfortunately the same lights are out again so I fear the fuse has gone again. Perhaps a bigger problem?

    Posted anonymously at 10:19, Fri 6 September 2019

  • Sorry to hear of this issue , i will send the team back out and make sure they investigate further

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 11:18, Fri 6 September 2019

  • Not yet fixed - now dark evenings and students returning too.

    Posted anonymously at 17:36, Mon 30 September 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Please can thsi eb dealt with - now the clocks have gone back it is as important as ever for safety, and the feeling of safety on the brigde. I am not sure why the bridge lights always tale so long to be fixed! Thanks.

    Posted anonymously at 18:03, Mon 28 October 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • One light of the three is now working but the other two still need to be repaired.

    Posted anonymously at 18:34, Mon 25 November 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Good morning,

    I can see on our system that a few of the lights are still in process of being repaired. I am sorry for the delay in these lights being repaired and we are corking on this to come as soon as possible.

    Thank you

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:37, Wed 27 November 2019

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 12:16, Thu 26 December 2019

  • Two of the three lights remain out of order, nearly 4 months now! The third one originally reported, the most westerly one of the south parapet, is working - but the other two out of order leaves a very dark unsavoury area on the pavement. Please fix them asap.

    Posted anonymously at 12:18, Thu 26 December 2019

  • One light on south east side still not working (middle one of section).

    Posted anonymously at 15:52, Monday 26 October 2020

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