Swindon residents see red over double yellow lines

A town which for years has bamboozled motorists with its collection of roundabouts has a new peculiar piece of traffic management.

Contractors for Swindon Borough Council have painted double yellow lines down both sides of a road, even though it's too narrow for any car to drive down.

Richard Payne went to investigate:

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Double yellow lines row

Two sets of double yellow lines have been painted in a four feet wide alley in Swindon. The borough council says contractors are to blame