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Photo listing: temporary closures (problem)

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Cars speed along Somers Road daily at 40mph + in a built up residential area. Someone will be hit by a speeding vehicle

Prevent the rat-run from Town St to Broadway

Traffic filter here to prevent rat-running

[Image taken 30.4.23] Haxby, York. Other image this problem today and links: #193506.

[Image taken 30.4.23] York Road, Haxby, close to the ring road. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Context and links: #193506.

[UPDATE: On 24.5.23 I saw these works had finished/the items have all been removed.] [Image taken 30.4.23] York Road, Haxby, close to the ring road. To reach the Haxby Cycleway from Haxby, people on cycles need to cross the (busy, fast) … [more]

A traffic filter to slow cars down which speed up the hill.

Narrow the road to make cars slow down. As I approached the speed warning sign two cars passed doing 45+ at the start of the 30 zone.

[Image taken 19.4.23] Russia Dock Woodland, Rotherhithe, London. [NOTE Posted and captioned on behalf of the photographer] "I hope what they put in is temporary, it's a rectangular metal mesh tube and the sign appeared two weeks later. The … [more]

Pedestrian crossing needed here for safe access to Co-op shop and bus stop.

Busy road outside children's hospital leading to high levels of air pollution - Road should be changed to limit traffic

Fast single lane, no paths and lots of walkers, restriction of traffic needed

Toucan crossing required across the A325 dual carriage way

The school entrance is very dangerous with cars swinging into Belle Friday Close at speed. Need them to slow down and give families priority crossing

20mph along Farnborough Road. Since the HGV ban on upper ale Road, far more come down too fast, and children at all the schools are at risk.

Speeding cars ignore the smiley face signs. Needs proper speed cameras on this road.

Major parking issues on Sunday here with lots of double yellow parking "just for a minute". Should be pedestrianised.

There is frequent parking on double yellow lines here which reduces visibility and makes it very dangerous for children crossing the road to get to school. Increase patrol around drop-off time

Cars are parked on one side at all times. Bottleneck at peak hours as it becomes a one-way road. Please widen this road (from 2 to 3 lanes) or put a double yellow line. A temporary traffic light at peak times would also help. Cars can then … [more]

Wegen Baustelle am Straßenrand ist die Straße für Radfahrer gesperrt. Einzige Alternative: Schieben?!

Haywood Village used as a rat run by through traffic

Car Park Here not marked

Traffic filter slowing cars as they approach the bend near the castle coming from Winscombe - there have been lots of accidents with people coming round the corner too fast

The pedestrian zone on this part of Swan Hill is ignored by a lot of drivers. Adding some actual enforcement here would stop rat running along narrow roads and encourage drivers to use more appropriate roads to access the town. Access … [more]

It's quite common in Derbyshire for roads to be closed, usually due to subsidence, but as a rule the council is pretty good at making it clear that there's access for pedestrians and cyclists.

Cars are parked on one side at all times. Bottleneck at peak hours as it becomes a one-way road. Please widen this road (from 2 to 3 lanes) or put a double yellow line. A temporary traffic light at peak times would also help. Cars can then … [more]

Very narrow all along Blackmoor cars drive so fast and we all have drives straight onto the lane. No pavements and no street lights mean walking and cycling is so dangerous as well. Our children have to walk down the Lane to get the school … [more]

Drivers don’t stop at mini roundabout and cut corners at speed. So dangerous for us cyclists!

Alter the angle of the road to slow traffic better enabling elderly pedestrians crossing from Hammond Court and customers to businesses towards the gates.

Cars travel dangerously fast around this bend, especially during 'rush hour' periods. Pedestrians, cyclists, and equestrians are at risk in these areas.

Speed limit here too high, a path or better signage in the least is needed, pedestrians regularly use the public footpath in the Show Ground which is accessible from the road, traffic on the road is way too fast considering there is a … [more]

Used by HGVs sometimes, trying to cut through traffic - very dangerous! Ladymead Lane, Pudding Pie Lane, and Jubilee Lane all need a width and weight restriction.

Slow the traffic that races down Mendip Rd to bypass the congested high street

This part of West End Lane is single use and traffic drives too fast making it dangerous for pedestrians, cyclists and horse-riders.

30mph limit needs to start here. Existing location does not have impact. Village gateway feature with central island would reinforce.

30 mph limit needs to start here as existing position does not have impact. Village gateway here would reinforce speed limit.

Make all side roads in Nailsea 20mph, making space for all the community.

Reduce traffic speed to make it safer for cycling, walking and horse riding

Make the road around the green behind Baltic Place one-way with marked parking.

Traffic travelling through Cleeve at 40 mph is dangerous and noisy. Some vehicles, including heavy lorries ignore the limit and thunder through the village, causing my rooms to vibrate!

Reduce speed along the whole length of Sheepway to 20 or 30mph. A lot of traffic is "rat run" and the cars speed through.

Rat run cars go far too fast. This should be a one way system too

Pavement only on one side of the road and that is often obstructed by parked vehicles

Too many cars and they go too fast. Lots of walkers and children about also there is a school further down the road

20 mph zone needs to be implemented on this road

20 mph zone needs to be implemented through the village from this point

20 mph zone needs to be implemented through the village from this point

20 mph zone needs to be implemented through the village from this point

20 mph zone needs to be implemented through the village from this point

20 mph zone needs to be implemented through the village from this point

No pavement exists on this road. A 20 mph zone needs to be enacted along this road.

20 mph zone needs to be extended to this point

20 mph zone needs to be extended to this point

20 mph zone needs to be extended to this point

Hanham Way and The Causeway are used as a rat run. 5000 vehicles a day every day. Speed down Hanham Way is too fast for safety and noise reasons. Make Hanham Way 20mph. Make The Causeway one-way (heading out of Nailsea) it is too narrow, … [more]

Exit lane widened and visibility from taxiway improved

Extend left turn flare

Lane widening - flare extended

There is no continuous pavement on this road which means that pedestrians have to walk at the edge of the road. Kenn Street is used by all types of vehicles and most of them speed through the village, making walking very dangerous at … [more]

Slow speed of traffic

Bus stop is located in bay. Move stop onto carriageway and re-locate bus shelter in existing bay. This will reinforce slowing at entrance to village.

Crossroads for children on way to school and bus pick up, 150ft visibility 40 mph speed limit. Road is harzadous to cross and impossible for audible impaired and disabled

Widen road to allow traffic to flow better during high traffic times (8-9:30 am and 3-6.30 pm).

Sort out traffic lights - only allows 2-3 cars at a time. Alternative is to widen the road, to allow 2 roads to join M5 -or improve signage to allow users to use the middle and right lane for M5. Single lane opens to 3 lanes at the end … [more]

Put double yellow lines here? Since Blaise Castle started charging for use of car park, more people are parking outside on neighbouring roads, causing restrictions on roads.

Make it one way. So traffic can enter Old Quarry road from the pinned location, but not drive on to King weston avenue from Old Quarry road, from pinned location. Problem is that during high traffic periods, individuals bypass Kings weston … [more]

Slow traffic down on Avon Cycleway

Slow traffic down on Avon Cycleway

20mph zone needed

Chicane to discourage speed

Make Kenn St less usable for through traffic

This road is used as a rat run and people drive very fast up and down the hill. Frequent collisions occur, especially near entrance to park and entrace to road at each end. Make this one-way or no-through-road, limit to 20mph with road … [more]

The cars parked along here make traffic a nightmare - introduce yellow lines on one side of the road to control parking, and slow traffic to 20mph as there are shops, eateries and pubs through here. Inroduce a cycle lane, again restricting … [more]

This would be a good place to slow traffic and create a travel hub linking bus routes and stops at Borough Arms and the Miton train station. Introduce pedestrian and cyclist priority crossing and cycle lanes.

Discourage HGV's and vans using the road as a shortcut

Slow speed of traffic

Vehicles travelling with excessive speed up/down Ashcombe Park Road, which is especially dangerous near to the public access points to the park. Suggest reduced speed limit, one way system or dead end.

Remove through traffic

School Street

Slow down traffic speeding along Pulley Lane

Reduce traffic on future Pier to Pier Way route

Speeding traffic from the start of Brinsea Road coming from Langford to the High Street by the traffic lights

Drivers use Yanley Lane as a cut-through. With no speed limit, they often go at 50mph despite the fact that it's a single track lane with poor visibility

I live just above this road, and work from home so look out onto it every day. It's used constantly by dog walkers, families (going to school) and horse riders. Cars do not stick to the speed limit, especially at peak times. It's very … [more]

20mph and speed bumps need to be in place

20mph and speed bumps to slow traffic.

Traffic travelling too quickly

Needs a 20 mph limit as Road is very narrow and is subject to speeding vehicles - there is no pavement

Remove the 30mph section and maintain a steady 20mph throughout the village.

Vehicles do not give way to uphill traffic. Better signage would helpful.

Zebra crossing to improve safety at school

20 mph for whole of estate

Traffic does not reduce speed to pass through the village. Consider reducing speed limit to 30mph and installing traffic calming

Cars come round this blind corner so quickly. It changes from 40mph to 30mph about here but it needs to be 20mph through the village. So many narrow lanes. We have seen so many scrapes and accidents. It’s also dangerous walking my children … [more]

Start of the 20mph zone coming into the village from the Winford Lane

This is a single track lane without designated passing places which is used by pedestrians and cyclists. It is a 'rat run' for vehicles crossing from Nailsea to access the M5 north and Bristol

Reduce the speed limit to 20

20mph speed limit together with traffic calming and pedestrian protection on blind bend

This route is unsuitable for cycling as motor traffic drives way too fast through these narrow lanes

Danger to cyclists. Motorists tend to assume cyclists will get out of the way and do not stop even when priority is not theirs. This was much better when Bristol Water had a road closure in place Nov 22

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