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Repeated issues with vehicles travelling the wrong way down Mayfield Road

Reported via desktop in the Road Traffic Signs and Road Markings category anonymously at 11:53, Tuesday 4 May 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

The signage at the end of Mayfield Road onto Banbury Road indicates no entry however on the reverse side it indicates traffic can travel both way.

The are several incidents a day when vehicles travel the wrong way down Mayfield Road. There have been several near misses.

There was a near miss today where a EasyHotel contractor van travelled at speed the wrong way down Mayfield Road just missing a car exiting the school. The van then reversed at speed into the school drop off area. This was all done when 4 to 8 year old were walking to school. This was captured on CCTV.

Council ref: ENQ21893717

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  • 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 11:53, Tuesday 4 May 2021

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    Redact

    The two way traffic warning sign shown in the photograph (on the reverse of the no entry signs) in Mayfield Road indicates that the short 13 metre section of Mayfield road between the sign and the kerbline of the Banbury Road is two way, whereas the rest of the road (east of the sign) is one way

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:47, Monday 24 May 2021

  • This issue has been passed onto a colleague who will be looking into the issue regarding vans travelling the wrong way further up the road.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:53, Monday 24 May 2021

  • Thank you for your report. The issue will builders driving the wrong way from site will be passed on.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:03, Thursday 3 June 2021

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