Residents get the hump over speed bumps

Concerns have been raised about the disintegration of speed humps on Billendean Road in Spittal.

Saturday, 19th March 2016, 07:00 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th March 2016, 12:43 pm
Speed humps on Billendean Road

Local resident Gillian Hunter raised the issue with Northumberland County Council and local councillors last June. Nothing has happened since but she hopes it will be included in this year’s Local Transport Plan.

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“The surfaces of the humps are pitted and scoured,” she said. “Follow a caravan in the summer and you can hear the contents crashing around.”