Traffic Lights

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Roads – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 28th January 1959.

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Photo of Miss Elaine Burton Miss Elaine Burton , Coventry South 12:00 am, 28th January 1959

Does the Parliamentary Secretary appreciate that that really is not good enough from the pedestrians' point of view? There are doubtless many examples, but is he not aware that, if one takes some of the roads running into Piccadilly Circus, or where Wigmore Street runs into Portman Square, it is quite impossible, on looking across, to see when the lights change, and accidents occur? Will he look at the matter again?