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Red light stuck in red

Reported in the Stuck on red category anonymously at 12:30, Thursday 9 July 2020

Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS2192806.

The traffic light at junction Westcote road and Mitcham lane, stuck in red, and causes motorists to use their horns loud 24/7, it’s driving us crazy as residents.

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    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by TfL at 12:46, Thursday 9 July 2020

  • Not fixed! Traffic terrible and constant beeping!

    Sequence on lights not correct

    Posted anonymously at 16:23, Friday 24 July 2020

  • Light stuck on red at 13.30 today. Dangerous junction.

    Posted anonymously at 13:53, Thursday 30 July 2020

  • This problem is continuing to occur. The beeping happens all times of day and night and is incredibly disruptful. It’s also incredibly dangerous as traffic takes it upon itself to run red lights and a very regular basis.

    Posted anonymously at 10:46, Friday 31 July 2020

  • This is a very dangerous junction. I reported the same problem just Tuesday 4th August and the same problem again today. The traffic light was on red for over 3 minutes. Drivers are fed up of waiting and going over the red light instead. If an ambulance is trying to access a house in this area or say down Rackham Mews it is completely blocked and would not be able to get through, due to cars being parked on both sides of the road, drivers are not able to move anywhere. This needs to be fixed as it is not safe.

    Posted anonymously at 14:10, Sunday

  • This issue is continuing! Please can you relook at the sequence! People only pushing through red lights as stuck for so long

    Posted anonymously at 10:40, Thursday

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