Huge traffic disruption in Kew, Southport as traffic lights fail July 9th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Huge traffic disruption in Kew, Southport as traffic lights fail Merseyside police has bee receiving a high number of callers reporting that the Temporary Traffic Lights at the new David Wilson Homes development on Town Lane, Southport have suffered a failure, resulting in significant congestion and traffic disruption in this area. Drivers are advised to avoid the area if at all possible. Road closures in the area were first put in place in September 2014, with building work to construct 650 new homes beginning in November 2014. Also Read: Last Chance to Share Views on Southport’s Roads David Wilson Homes estimated the road closures in the area would last for 77 weeks to allow the development of hundreds of new homes. Local resident Tudor Ellis said: “It’s been terrible for months. They have not written to local residents with apologies for any inconvenience.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!