Dangerous - Traffic light turned around misleading traffic
Reported in the Damage - pole leaning / equipment detached from pole/facing the wrong direction category anonymously at 09:05, Sun 26 January 2020
Sent to TfL 5 minutes later.
TfL ref: FMS1961062.
A traffic light has been turned around, giving the incorrect signal to traffic that it is safe to proceed, when it is not. It is on the East / West road, next to The Blind Begger pub. It’s the signal giving “Straight on” traffic signals.
Your report has been investigated and we can confirm that there is a fault with these traffic lights. We have passed this to our contractors and as it is classed as an emergency it will be made safe within 24 hours. Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. Should you need anything else or have any questions please contact customer services on 0343 222 1234