Southampton City Council is consulting on plans to introduce ten-minute free parking in some places to help “get Southampton moving”, but some say it will encourage driving and “add to the congestion in our city”.
A petition has called for Southampton City Council to put in a “safe crossing” in front of Moorlands Primary School in Townhill Park because children are “forced to run the gauntlet every day” due to traffic.
There were over 40 jumble stalls around the area, including at Bitterne Station – all part of a Bitterne Park ‘Jumble Trail’ on Sunday (Sept 12). 'Read more' for pics of just a few in our picture gallery, and listen to organiser Sharon Nineham explain how the idea came about.
Update: Road reopened at approx 6.30pm Police closed part of Mousehole Lane, at its junction with Witts Hill, to traffic on Wednesday afternoon (Aug 11), reportedly at around 4.40pm, following what was described as a "crash".
St Denys trial traffic measures have resulted in a reduction in traffic around local roads, with a cut of around 1000 vehicles per day using Kent Road, and with minimal impact on traffic along the main St Denys Road, it’s been revealed.