Published on Friday, 15th May 2020


The council monitors vehicle movements on three major routes out of the city: Eastern Road, Kingston Road/Fratton Road and the route through the city centre.


The COVID 19 crisis initially saw traffic volumes drop by about two thirds. Numbers have since crept upwards, but are still about half the original level.


There is little sign of things returning to normal – and with millions of people still furloughed and schools still closed, that’s unlikely to change in the near future.