Hospital '˜data connection' issue which caused traffic delays is resolved
AN ERROR which blighted traffic travelling to and from a city hospital has been resolved.
Â Portsmouth Hospitals NHSÂ Trust has confirmed a '˜data connection' issue linked to Queen Alexandra Hospital's public car park was rectified at 9.45am on Wednesday morning.Â
The problem at the Cosham site emerged during '˜late morning' on Tuesday and affected its barriers and ticket machines.
Because of difficulties the snag caused with traffic flow, a number of Portsmouth bus routes began to faceÂ delays just before rush hour that day.
Services 2, 3 andÂ 18 were all at least 35 minutes behind schedule at one stage '“ leading to a '˜sincerely' apologetic tweet from bus operator First to customers affected.Â
In an update sent out yesterday, a spokesperson for Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust said Queen Alexandra HospitalÂ itself was not affected by theÂ issue.Â
The trust had said on Tuesday night it was '˜aware of the situation' and wasÂ 'working to improve it'.