This petition was submitted during the 2017–2019 Conservative government

Petition Keep the A422 through Farthinghoe closed and build a sensible bypass instead.

The recent road closure at Farthinghoe provides the occasion to finally address the problem of heavy traffic passing dangerously through this lovely village.

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Farthinghoe has been in need of a bypass for more than 20 years but the funds and political will have not been available.

Last year there was a consultation and a route chosen.

It isn't sensible to spend money re-opening a road which isn't fit for purpose. Public funds should be spent instead on creating a safe and sustainable solution in the form of a bypass.

The road passes within feet of Farthinghoe village primary school and the children are much safer thanks to the closure.

This petition is closed This petition ran for 6 months

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