Staying red for too long
Reported in the Stuck on red category anonymously at 15:23, Thu 21 May 2020
Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS2124159.
Traffic signals seen to be very long. Cars were backed up all the way back to previous lights and signal seemed longer than usual.
Direction of Travel: Down hill on the A3 from East Hill to soith side mall
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State changed to: No further action
Posted by TfL at 15:32, Thu 21 May 2020
Traffic lights for traffic heading east down West Hill and turning left - being consistently held on red for several minutes, even when no traffic heading west and turning right
Posted anonymously at 07:05, Thu 28 May 2020
Traffic signals are stuck on red for minutes at a time, any time of the day or night - regardless of traffic in the other direction - ie, the lights are NOT responsive to traffic conditions at all - they seem to be on a default setting. During daylight hours, cars are backed up all the way back to previous lights, where the A205 meets the A3 - causing unnecessary traffic congestion
Direction of Travel: Down hill on the A3 from West Hill turning onto Armoury Way
Posted anonymously at 11:15, Fri 5 June 2020
I suggest you re-investigate this fault - as it is real and is causing serious traffic congestion
Posted anonymously at 10:45, Sat 6 June 2020
The previously reported fault has not been rectified. Traffic is banking up only because the lights appear to be on a default setting. It never used to be like this
Posted anonymously at 06:49, Mon 8 June 2020
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.