The temporary traffic lights on this stretch of road no longer protect the damaged manhole.
Reported in the Manhole category anonymously at 13:47, Monday 14 October 2019
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 3 minutes later
Council ref: ENQ19844986
Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.
State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:50, Monday 14 October 2019
These traffic lights are causing major congestion and no work appears to be taking place. They are on a bend in the road and sooner or later someone is going ignore the lights and hit an oncoming vehicle.
Posted by David Sinck at 09:40, Wednesday 16 October 2019
As mentioned by others, a number of days ago the lights stuck on red (on the approach to Brackley) with very long tailbacks. Traffic had to creep around the red light onto the blind bend and I saw a near head on collision. People are also starting to ignore the lights now.
Posted anonymously at 09:55, Thursday 17 October 2019
When are BT coming to repair the chamber?
Posted anonymously at 07:49, Monday 21 October 2019
What on earth is going on with this manhole cover? We are now in the fourth week of this repair, all that has been done in this time is someone has scraped around the manhole cover. Surely there is another one lying around somewhere that can replace this one. These “Temporary traffic lights “ are a real problem on this road as there is not a clear line of sight between them due to the curve in the road.
State changed to: Fixed
Posted anonymously at 08:29, Monday 21 October 2019
This report has been closed. However out Network Supervisor has given SSEN an urgent notice to attend site and repair defected cover asap. regards.
State changed to: Investigation complete
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:49, Monday 21 October 2019
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.