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Traffic continually not using passing places correctly and driving dangerously on the verges. enforcement campaign required in this area

When this junction was made part of the link road no thought was put into the amount of traffic wanting to exit here. a better filtering solution needs to be found here

Parking on the yellow lines here should be eliminated including in evenings as there is a car park so not needed it would give mare space for the public to use safely

Dangerous junction. Make no entry from traffic lights to Victoria Park Rd

Traffic uses this road as a rat run. Putting a modal filter in will move the traffic back on the the main arterial routes.

Single lane traffic due to on street parking. Narrow paths with intermittent trees taking up the pathway. Also used heavily as a short cut with speeding traffic - I got hit by a short cutter outside my own house The street is not COVID sa ... [more]

School street filter 3 of 3 - Maple Primary

School street filter 2 of 3 - Maple Primary.

School street filter 1 of 3 - Girls' High School and Maple Primary

School street filter 2 of 2. There is no right turn in or out of this junction, except for 300 bus to turn in.

School street filter 1 of 2 for St Michaels Primary School. Would need to be able to let 300 bus through.

School street filter 3 of 3 for Aboyne Lodge

School street filter 2 of 3 for Aboyne Lodge. Ideally would be west of Gombards, but have placed to east to keep some motor traffic flowing. This is a horrible junction to cross.

School street filter 1 of 3 around Aboyne Lodge

Modal filleting required here to stop use of rat run between A35 and Harewood Ave. Area is full of children, dog walkers and cyclists. Cars speed in this area regularly.

Southbourne Road between Beresford Road and Christchurch Road A35 needs modal filtering as its used as a rat run. Too many parked cars and cyclists makes it dangerous.

Bluebell Road would be improved if it were a cycleway, with no through traffic for cars, or with "cars travel behind cyclists here" as they have in Strasbourg (priority for cyclists over motor vehicles).

Speed camera to enhance safety of walkers and cyclists. Speeding in limits a major issue. Deal with this issue first.

Speed camera needed to enhance safety of walkers and cyclists, particularly children and elderly people. Road safety before pavement and cycle paths.

Speeding and overtaking motorists within speed limit are a major hazard to cyclists and walkers, particularly children and elderly infirm people. Speed camera needed.

There's lots of through traffic driving at inappropriate speeds rat running between Grantham Road and Southfields estate. There is only a single lane with cars parked on both sides of the road, an accident waiting to happen!

Speeding and overtaking motorists in the 30mph limit make it dangerous for cyclists and walkers, particularly children. Speed cameras needed on all four roads into village but particularly A1500 at both ends of village. Pointless to encoura ... [more]

Larger vehicles should be travelling along Grantham or London Road and not using Victoria Avenue unless delivering etc. The road cannot cope with these large vehicles using it as a rat run. Sat nav might be responsible too! Simple signs sho ... [more]

Frequent high-speed traffic coming from Grantham Road through this street in order to reach the Southfields estate. Street lighting is poor anyway so at night time especially this is a major problem should someone step into the street.

This area should be closed to vehicles permanently to encourage cafe culture and safe shopping for pedestrians.

Cars drive down here far too fast using it as a rat run to Southfields. There is only a single lane and often nowhere to pass. A couple of proper speed bumps would slow them down. When I said slow down to someone last week, that was going ... [more]

Rat run to and from Southfields, constantly! Impossible getting in and out of car some days, and you take your life in your hands to wash your car! Some of the speeds rat runners do up and down here are horrendous, especially if a child was ... [more]

One way system to reduce the number of cars travelling on this route.

This narrow street is used as a rat run, with cars speeding down it. At most times, there is no space for a car coming the opposite way to pull in to let the other car past. This incentivises cars to go even faster. My solution is to make t ... [more]

Should make into double traffic lights as there have been to many accidents.

Victoria Avenue Sleaford. Rat run to and from Southfields, constantly! Impossible getting in and out of car some days, and you take your life in your hands to wash your car! Some of the speeds rat runners do up and down here are horrendous ... [more]

Easthorpe Road is used as a rat run from Maldon Road B1022 to the A12 which causes unnecessary traffic along with high speeds along country lanes. These lanes are popular with cyclists keen to avoid traffic on the Maldon Road B1022. This ju ... [more]

Park Road is often used as a rat-run between Pinchbeck Road and Winsover Road, including by HGVs, and negotiating the junction with Pinchbeck Road is a nightmare for cyclists and pedestrians. You need 360-degree vision! How about making it ... [more]

Should be blocked off so it can't be a through route for cars

The road is very narrow, has many speed bumps, and is generally designed to prevent through traffic... and it doesn't work. Modal filter so it's closer to being traffic free would be good!

Provide a safe crossing for pedestrians. It's nose-to-tail traffic here, it's dangerous.

Stop school-run traffic parking near the Alvey School. It's dangerous.

A pedestrian crossing is needed for people who want to go to the market place from the Bristol Arcade. At the moment it's too dangerous to cross.

Provide a zebra crossing for pedestrians trying to cross Grantham Road here. It's dangerous for pedestrians who want to walk to the town centre.

Provide a zebra crossing for pedestrians trying to cross Grantham Road here. It's dangerous for children who want to walk to St Botolphs School.

Too many cars are parked in Electric Station Road. They belong to non-residents and there's no room for residents to park. Non-residential parking should be prevented.

It's dangerous for pedestrians trying to get to McDonalds. Teenagers have been seen trying to walk there from the roundabout to the south, it's dangerous.

Too much traffic goes along West Banks at dangerous speeds. There are numerous small side roads leading into West Banks and there are a lot of young families in the area. Traffic calming of some sort needs to be put in place to prevent acci ... [more]

The rat run from Southfields into Victoria Avenue is dangerous. Cars enter Victoria Avenue at relatively high speeds from Southfields.

If we block the top of Cowley Street and put a diagonal filter at Cowley Street and Watson street junction we could help create a form of low traffic neighbourhood.

Uttoxeter Road should have a 30mph speed limit. The current speed limit of 40mph is far too dangerous for cyclists and pedestrians.

There could be a diagonal filter here combined with blocking the top of Cowley Street to create a low traffic neighborhood if blocking the park is not acceptable.

Too many speeding cars cutting through now there’s roadworks on Westfield road. If Westfield is to have bumps then so should we?

New pavement (or cycle path) urgently needed - remove option for car access unless residents only

New pavement (or cycle path) urgently needed - remove option for car access unless residents only

Subway need to be filled in as it not safe to walk or cycle through as there are loads of places to hide

Pedestrianise North Street from St Gilbert's Road to West Street, starting with weekends, to allow the high street to recover, and bars and restaurants to use terraces. Also the high street is too narrow as it is and dangerous for pedestria ... [more]

20mph zone between the old people home and the sports club used by so many children.

Rat run up Birds Hill Road and up and down Garland Road. Suggest top of Birds Hill Rd is closed to traffic and top of Garland Road (junction with Longfleet Road ) is also closed to traffic. This would allow people to walk more safely from G ... [more]

Pennygate is a very busy, very narrow road. It would be brilliant if people could safely walk and cycle from Park Rd/Wygate area, other end of Pennygate safely to get to the 3 primary schools in the area. Safe active travel from town centre ... [more]

People on the Grange/Greyfriars will have added miles to get to their destination. If Conduit Road closed and pedestrianised - cars trying to get out onto the A52 is a nightmare at the Nobody Inn junction. Even if I need to go to Manthorpe ... [more]

The Drift is used as a rat run with cars speeding up from the bridge and down from The Gregory ( A607). The footpath is incomplete and non-existant over the bridge.

Pedestrianise North Street from St Gilbert's Road to West Street, starting with weekends, to allow the high street to recover, and bars and restaurants to use terraces. Also the high street is too narrow as it is and dangerous for pedestri ... [more]

Pedestrianise the High Street from Brook Street up to Stonebridge Road, including Westgate, can start with weekends to see how it helps local businesses , restaurants and cafes

Pedestrianise the High Street from Brook Street up to Stonebridge Road, including Westgate, can start with weekends to see how it helps local businesses , restaurants and cafes

Pedestrianise the High Street from Brook Street up to Stonebridge Road, including Westgate

Stop the rat run

Stop as a rat run

Close as a rat run

Close sandbanks to cars

Make oneway to stop being used as a rat run

Make oneway to stop being used as a rat run

Ban right turn from Castle Lane East

Ban right turn from Castle Lane East

Close Holdenhurst Avenue to cars. Ban right turn from Castle Lane East

Close bridge street to cars not buses or cycles

Close the rat run to st lukes

Add cycle contraflow

Close to vehicles exiting Cooper Dean Drive into Queens Park Avenue

Heacham drive road humps need removing as driver just ignore them and speed over them so alternative speed reducing system need installing all the way along heacham drive to help cyclist as it can be very dangerous how it is now

Make Union Road one way (northbound). Would reduce thru-traffic from Burton Road and down Spring Hill. Union Road is narrow with businesses on both sides and many parked cars.

20mph speed limit in town centre

There is an abundance of quiet, rural cycle routes on the Weston Hills side of Spalding. However, the roundabout over the A16 is difficult at times to get over, especially if you are taking your children. Could anything be done here?

Reduce local speed limit to 20mph in ALL rural villages. Speeding traffic is the biggest reason why Villagers don't use bicycles for local journeys / leisure

Dangerous crossing For walkers and cyclists - put in a safe crossing

Prevent HGV traffic turning into B1190 to restrict HGV through Doddington village and reduce risk to cyclists and pedestrians

Very dangerous crossing even for cars, with multiple fatalities

The A217 is a dual carriageway where traffic is permitted to go at 60mph. During the day there is a continuous stream going in excess of 40mph, normally 50-60mph. There is a crossing here where people going to/from the station may wish cros ... [more]

The A217 is a dual carriageway where traffic is permitted to go at 60mph. During the day there is a continuous stream going in excess of 40mph, normally 50-60mph. There is a crossing hare where both cyclists and pedestrians cross, but most ... [more]

Unsafe for cyclists to cross, even going straight ahead. If they want to turn right on the A217 they have 2 lanes of traffic to cross. The A217 from Sutton direction is 60 mph and made worse because the 40mph sign is where the slip lane for ... [more]

Close Digswell Park Road to motor vehicles, except for access.

At busy school times it is very difficult to turn right from Hawthorn Bank onto St John's Road. A traffic filter/road markings would make it safer.

Block traffic in evenings to support night time economy. Test other active uses for the space e.g. events, children play area, outdoor mini cinema

Block/reduce traffic in evenings to support night time economy and occasional daytime's to test Nd support active transport.

I do NOT understand why Sidmouth Street is being made one way to cars then a two way cycle lane. Watlington street is already a designate route per Readings Cycke maps and signage and far safer the junction with Queens road at the botto ... [more]

This junction is not safe for children to access the playgroup, skatepark, BMX track & open space, NCN 45 cycle network. Needs controlled crossing or highway measures to slow vehicles approaching this junction down on the approach to the m ... [more]

It is access only but people use it as a rat run. Collapsible bollards needed at each end.

Cars use this street as a rat run. There is no pavement and cars speed up here with no respect for residents' cars. Our car has been scraped over 5 times this year. It is also dangerous for children and animals. 5 cats were killed here in t ... [more]

Speeding cars using this road as a "rat run". The access only status of the road is abused hourly and causes everyone stress. It is not suitable for the amount of traffic it deals with at peak times. Either pedestrianise the road giving pri ... [more]

Cycle lane ends abruptly. car always parked on it.

Cars and van always parked on cycle lanes. Never enforced. Also only cycling lane after AM and before 6PM people cycle out of those time. Painted cycle lane means cars always close pass as it is not wide enough

Lorries and vehicles constantly on high street outside of delivery hours. Police do not enforce even though they enforce people cycling

Lorries and vehicles constantly on high street outside of delivery hours. Police do not enforce even though they enforce people cycling

Lorries and vehicles constantly on high street outside of delivery hours. Police do not enforce even though they enforce people cycling

Lorries and vehicles constantly on high street outside of delivery hours. Police do not enforce even though they enforce people cycling

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