For as long as I can remember, we've had problems with the back road that connects Priory Road and Oldfield Road. These problems include joyriding with mopeds and fast cars whizzing past our parked…Continue
"Oh yes, the police are all too well aware of the scooters. Indeed it was a major issue at the Hampton and Hampton North Police Liaison Group earlier this week. Suzette and I were in attendance.
Anti-Social Behaviour among scooter riders was…"
"This topic about moped riders has been aired before. It is a well known fact that Hampton did put up with this obnoxius behaviour, from a small group of individuals for a number of years.
Disagree though Laura about closing the road. There are…"
"I was about to suggest the very same, Amanda.
Laura, I'd be happy to discuss the issue with you. I'm not sure a closure is necessarily the way forward or, indeed, practical given that it would require a major level of support before the…"
"Inappropriate comment in my opinion. It may not be a good idea to close the road but I have sympathy for what sounds like a daily nightmare. Laura: have you considered talking to your local councillors? I think they would be a better place to start…"
"I would also suggest a petition for traffic calming measures and better signage to warn HGVs of the restricted height/road width under the railway bridge might get more traction with local residents and businesses than calling for an outright…"
For as long as I can remember, we've had problems with the back road that connects Priory Road and Oldfield Road. These problems include joyriding with mopeds and fast cars whizzing past our parked cars and screeching their tyres, lorries that get stuck as they realise they can't get under the bridge and the increasing traffic in recent years.We need to shut off this road and make Priory Road a safer place for us to live. There comes a point where we have had enough of the screeching tyres…See More