New shortcuts for Oxford Emergency Services


At the end of April 2024, Oxford County Council will be amending Low Traffic Neighbourhood schemes to remove bollards and replace them with ANPR cameras for enforcement of these no-through roads. Bollards will be removed on the following roads: Divinity Road James Street Magdalen Road Crescent Road Littlehay Road Littlemore Road   Locations of amended […]

Bus Gates: The impact on emergency services


In the past year alone no fewer than 17 towns and cities across the UK, from Aberdeen to Exeter, have introduced or approved new bus gates. But what exactly are these gates, and how do they impact emergency service response? Bus gates are a form of carriageway restriction that primarily prohibit most vehicular traffic from […]