The changes to Wightman following the Harringay Traffic study have been revived out of the blue.
The main benefits of this should be slightly slowed traffic and less cluttered pavements.
The downsides will be:
The thread about these particular changes from the start of the year can be read here. (The full set of threads around the traffic study can be accessed by clicking the tag at the bottom of this discussion).
Please answer the consultation and give your views. Once it's done. it'l be too late to change for many years. Full set of documents attached.
In the 1970s it was a T-junction and traffic would back up on Wightman Road southbound every morning, so there was a campaign for traffic lights, which I recall was turned down by Haringey on grounds of overall reduced traffic flow (which would be even more reduced now with the compulsory 'all green' phase), hence the mini-roundabout instead.