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There is a serious problem of litter all along the A 36 from Landford to Salisbury on both sides of the road. This includes dead animals and a huge amount of orange traffic cones.

Reported via desktop in the Litter category anonymously at 21:15, Sunday 28 February 2021

Sent to Highways England less than a minute later

There is a serious litter problem all along the A36 from Plaitford to Salisbury on both sides of the road. This includes dead animals and a huge amount of orange traffic cones which need to be collected and reused.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England. concerning litter, dead animals and traffic cones along the A36.

    Highways England, as the government owned company is responsible for the Strategic Road Network in England. Under the Environmental Protection Act 1990, we’re responsible for collecting litter on England’s motorways and a small number of trunk roads, local authorities are responsible for collecting litter on most all-purpose trunk roads.

    Litter removal on the A36 is the responsibility of the local authority. Dead animal removal is also the responsibility of the local authority.

    We shall look into this issue of the traffic cones and aim to provide a response by 12/03/21.

    Can we please ask that you check back on this date for an update.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 08:02, Tuesday 2 March 2021

  • Thank you for your patience while we looked into the issue of the traffic cones. We can advise that any cones not needed for ongoing schemes will be removed. If you require any further update on this issue our Customer Contact Centre is available 24 hours a day at: • 0300 123 5000

    • info@highwaysengland.co.uk

    Please quote 21861951 to discuss this matter further.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 13:11, Thursday 11 March 2021

  • State changed to: No further action

    Updated by Highways England at 13:11, Thursday 11 March 2021

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