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Temp Traffic Lights causing huge delays

Reported via desktop in the Traffic lights category anonymously at 16:58, Wednesday 14 July 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

Multiple reports of temporary traffic lights on A30 near Monkton causing huge delays with no sign of work. Section of road is HE controlled. Some callers believe the timings are too short to shift the queues.

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  • This needs sorting out it takes 40 months NSA to get through lights

    Posted anonymously at 21:19, Wednesday 14 July 2021

  • This situation has been going on for over a week there is no work or equipment on the road its ridiculous get some one out there and take a look it looks like a small part of the road was resurfaced days ago but the cones and traffic lights are still in place stupidness at its best on a major net work road

    Posted anonymously at 18:56, Friday 16 July 2021

  • Thank you for contacting Highways England concerning the temporary traffic lights on the A30.

    We’re sorry to hear about your frustrations with these works.

    The works were not ours, and were being carried out by Vodafone to repair a dangerous utility cover.

    This work has now been completed and the traffic lights have been lifted.

    If you require any further information please contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000 or

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by National Highways at 08:33, Monday 19 July 2021

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