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Reader Letter - There’s an easy answer to NDR problems

PUBLISHED: 10:16 28 October 2018 | UPDATED: 13:44 28 October 2018

There has been 15 crashes resulting in an injury on the Broadland Northway since it opened. Pic: Lauren De Boise.

There has been 15 crashes resulting in an injury on the Broadland Northway since it opened. Pic: Lauren De Boise.

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One reader thinks they know how to improve the infamous NDR roundabouts - what do you think?

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Having recently travelled on the NDR for the first time it struck me that the roundabouts are not sufficiently visible as you approach them.

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They have very low mounding and no planting. This may explain why some drivers are not slowing down early enough.

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For high speed roads, roundabouts need higher mounding and planting of trees etc to make their presence more obvious.

This could more easily have been achieved during construction!

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Do you agree with our reader letter? Is there another way to improve the NDR roundabouts? Leave your reply in the comments below or write to us at edpletters@archant.co.uk


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