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Council takes enforcement action to get Billacombe Road crossing installed

We have issued a breach of condition planning enforcement notice requiring developer Persimmon to install a toucan crossing on Billacombe Road by the start of the new school term. Providing a crossing at the entrance to Broxton Drive was one of the planning conditions for the new Saltram Meadow housing estate but work is yet to […]


New crossing to be installed on Billacombe Road

Work to install a long-awaited pedestrian crossing over Billacombe Road will get under way on Monday 13 June. The news will be welcomed by residents in the Saltram Meadow estate, who have been calling for the developer to install a crossing since the first homes were occupied last year. Councillor Patrick Nicholson, Deputy Leader and […]


New zebra crossing for Lipson Road

We’ve provided a new pedestrian crossing on Lipson Road to make it safer and easier for people to get to Freedom Fields Park. The new zebra crossing has been installed by our highways contractor Amey, together with a new section of footway and dropped kerbs. A recent pedestrian count showed that 1,350 people, including 194 children, […]

Councillor Brian Vincent using the new pedestrian crossing on Lipson Road