Incorrect signage leading into traffic calming chicane Bampton bound
Reported in the Road Traffic Signs and Road Markings category anonymously at 19:06, Mon 23 December 2019
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 4 minutes later
On the Bampton bound entry to the traffic calming chicane, there is no signage to inform that oncoming traffic has priority, just two consecutive single lane traffic signs. The correct Buckland bound sign is present confirming priority. I have experienced two near misses in the space of a week as a result.
Just to add - Google maps shows the correct sign in a damaged state. So assume that it has been repaired/replaced with the incorrect signage.
Council ref: ENQ19851404
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 19:10, Mon 23 December 2019
Thank you for your report, this is on our records awaiting for the correct signage to arrive so it can be replaced
State changed to: Action scheduled
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 11:10, Mon 13 January 2020
Very dangerous. Traffic heading North into Bampton have no idea who has priority. Traffic heading South out of Bampton are informed that they have priority. Almost totalled my car today when a car heading into Bampton decided to take priority. Fix urgently before someone gets killed.
Posted by Alan Oliver at 19:00, Tue 25 February 2020
We believe this issue was addressed but due to a technical error it hasn’t been updated on Fix My Street. We now consider it fixed, but if the issue still exists please let us know by creating a new report on Fix My Street: https://fixmystreet.oxfordshire.gov.uk/ .
State changed to: Investigation complete
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:50, Thu 5 November 2020
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.