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Photo listing : temporary closures

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Stop cars & coaches for school drop off & pick up so children to primary & secondary school can walk &/or cycle to school & back more safely. Maybe divert school coaches/traffic to B4397 & have a wide walking path from coach park to & from ... [more]

Filtered closure of Bellevue/Hereford on top of rail bridge except for walking, cycling, buses, emergency vehicles

Close this junction to cars

Filtered for access on foot and cycle to create a safer route.

Filtered access for walking, cycling, buses to exclude through car traffic to create a quiet zone safe for users of every age

Filtered access for walking, cycling, buses to prevent through car traffic to make a quiet zone safe for others to use

Pig Trough alley gives access to three residences. The alley is 1.2m wide for much of its length, and bounded by high walls.

Pig Trough alley way gives access to three houses but is also a through route 1.2m wide for most of its length. It is bordered by high walls.

By closing to vehicles (except buses), here, Barker St and Castle St, the entire centre of Shrewsbury becomes a dead end to motorists. Residents and deliveries have to arrive and leave via Wyle Cop.

Cambria Avenue is a rat run as well as being a well-used route to school for two schools. Blocking the road to vehicles at this point will stop through traffic without removing anyone's vehicle access.

Prevent Ratrunning

Prevent Ratrunning

Prevent Ratrunning

Prevent Ratrunning

Close drinkwater street (Reopen Mount Street) to make Frankwell roundabout into a public square

Private traffic does not need to access Roushill and Mardol

Private traffic does not need to access Roushill and Mardol

Consider using a bus gate at the end of Copthorne Rd so that private commuter traffic stays on the A road

Stop ratrunning

Stop ratrunning

Traffic through the middle of the town is unnecessary and dangerous for distancing

Too narrow for pedestrians and cars

Too narrow for pedestrians and cars.

Too narrow. No need for cars to drive through here.

Make the High Street/Shoplatch Area pedestrianised again during most of the day. Open for loading before 9am perhaps? Encourage cafes to have outside areas.

This should be a bus gate - no need for private vehicles to access Castle Street

Close road a school pickup and dropoff times to create a "School Street"

Close road a school pickup and dropoff times to create a "School Street"

Close road a school pickup and dropoff times to create a "School Street"

Close road a school pickup and dropoff times to create a "School Street"

Dangerous and unnecessary junction. Would make the pavement and cycle path along Roman Road continuous. Could be a bus gate linked to traffic lights to allow buses free access.

Bus gate to allow access to Bellevue and Coleham. Stop ratrunning (cars should be driving down Old Potts Way). Enable walking and cycling.

Stop ratrunning along Monkmoor Road, allow easier walking and cycling along Abbey Foregate

Stop Richmond Drive being a ratrun - access is maintained from each end

Stop Hafren Road from being a ratrun - access is maintained from each end

Modal filter could be installed to allow easier walking and cycling along Copthorne Road and to stop ratrunning through Copthorne Drive (access is maintained via Woodfield Road)

Modal filter could be installed to allow easier walking and cycling along Copthorne Road and to stop ratrunning through Copthorne Drive (access is maintained via Woodfield Road)

There could be a bus gate at the end of Pengwern Road to allow buses to travel up Woodfield Road but to prevent ratrunning

New St is a ratrun

Close town centre roads to cars. Pavements aren't wide enough for social distancing. Vehicle access isn't needed.

Close road to enable social distancing at Oswestry's shops

Close road to enable social distancing while walking Oswestry's shops

Close road, enable social distancing on Oswestry high street

Close this road (as done throughout the year for street markets) enables social distancing while walking to access shops.

Ban all vehicles except deliveries - change delivery times to be before 10am / after 6pm to allow safe pedestrian / cycle movement

Pavement too narrow on both sides of road, road could be closed to general traffic to free up space for pedestrians

Lots of ratrunning cars, narrow road, narrow single pavement

Too narrow for cars, no pavement, lots of school children walking and cycling to school

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