Exit from York Road, junction Mount Pleasant Road and Monson Road, Tunbridge Wells




york road, mount pleasant, monson road junction

Traffic is directed onto this uncontrolled spot (no traffic lights) from all possible directions



york road, mount pleasant, monson road junction

Cars have to move beyond the stopline to have a clear view of oncoming traffic



york road, mount pleasant, monson road junction

Gridlock is caused by traffic from Monson Road and York Road.
Drivers from York Road turning right into the middle of Mount Pleasant Road, prevent buses from leaving the bus-stop and slow down uphill traffic.
There is a restriction during the hours of 10am - 4pm, Monday to Saturday, limiting through traffic, ie Buses, Taxis only. This is never upheld.



york road, mount pleasant, monson road junction

It is not unusual to have several buses driving off from this point, delaying an exit from York Road




Traffic Flow around the Church Road - York Road block, Tunbridge Wells