Money more important than lives?

SIR - How many more lives are to be lost at this notorious and badly planned junction, where drivers are confused at turning right on approaching from Barnstaple and indeed from Westleigh, before some drastic measures are taken? I am sure the consensus

SIR - How many more lives are to be lost at this notorious and badly planned junction, where drivers are confused at turning right on approaching from Barnstaple and indeed from Westleigh, before some drastic measures are taken?

I am sure the consensus of opinion is that the only long term solution (which should have been there from the start) is a roundabout. There is plenty of room. The only argument against seems to be cost. Is money more important than lives?

As a matter of fact I and I know others like me, only use this junction when it's absolutely necessary; otherwise we avoid it like the plague.

Brian Day, Westward Ho!


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