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Ridiculously short operation time for traffic turning right onto Coombs Lane from A27

Reported via mobile in the Traffic lights category anonymously at 14:21, Wednesday 18 November 2020

Sent to Highways England less than a minute later

Traffic turning right into Coombs lane is given 4 secs green light whilst Traffic going straight on is given 7 minutes. This causes dangerous tailbacks off of slip road in the morning peak school drop off. Similarly leaving Coombs road onto A27 traffic given seconds to join resulting in maximum of 4 cars being able to progress at a time leading to long delays of 20 minutes or more.

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  • Thank you for taking the time to report the issues with the traffic lights on the A27, Shoreham Bypass and please accept our apologies for the recent inconvenience and tailbacks experienced.

    Engineers have attended and this week when faults were detected with repairs having been carried out. The lights are now performing to design and I trust you will notice an improve on future journeys.

    Thank you for your patience at this time.

    If you require any further update on this issue our Customer Contact Centre is available 24 hours a day at:

    • 0300 123 5000


    Kind regards Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 15:30, Friday 20 November 2020

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