HIGHWAYS chiefs have rejected calls to tackle congestion at Colchester’s most notorious roundabout.

Motorists frequently find themselves stuck on North Station Roundabout, while shoppers sometimes take 45 minutes to get out of nearby Turner Rise and the Asda supermarket.

Local councillors, supported by Asda, believe the timings of the traffic lights, which were set in 2006, are now out-of-date and are fuelling delays.

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