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Traffic lights signs broken and facing wrong way. A1231 near the A1 non `m' sliproad

Reported via mobile in the Sign issue (NH) category anonymously at 22:31, Mon 5 June 2023

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4635921.

So these traffic lights signs have been like this for over 6 years and they haven't done anything about these sign there so dangerous and facing the wrong way.

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  • Thank you for your email of 5 June 2023 about broken traffic light signs on the A1231. We appreciate the time you've taken to contact us about the issue.

    We manage the strategic road network (SRN) in England, comprising motorways and some A roads. Local authorities manage other roads. The A1231 is a road managed and maintained by Gateshead Borough Council. You can report defective traffic light signs via article/ 17140/ Report-a-problem-on-a-road-or-footpath

    Thank you again for contacting us about this matter. We hope that our response has satisfactorily answered your query. If there’s anything else, we can help you with please contact our customer contact centre. They’re available 24 hours a day by phone 0300 123 5000 or by email at

    Kind regards Gemma Ford Business Services Coordinator Business Services Team National Highways |Calder view house | Calder Park | Wakefield | WF2 7UA Mobile: 07561 807202 Web: Follow us on Twitter @HighwaysYORKS and @HighwaysNEast

    Posted by National Highways at 13:12, Wed 7 June 2023

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