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Potholes are being filled in...after a 40-year wait

27 August 2014 - 1:02pm
THE 40-YEAR wait for a potholed street to be resurfaced is finally over.

'Appalling' drop in the number of potholes being repaired

27 August 2014 - 8:13am
Recent data reveals only 68.6% of reported potholes in Surrey were repaired - compared to 98% in 2011

Foreign hauliers now pay their share for UK roads upkeep

22 August 2014 - 11:24pm
FOREIGN hauliers have paid more than £17 million to the Government in the last four months since a levy was introduced – enough to repair almost a third of a million potholes.Since April, truckers driving vehicles of 12 tonnes or more from the continent have had to pay a fee before using our roads.Charges vary between £1.70 and £10 per day, or £85 to £1,000 per year, with the aim of creating a ...

Pothole solution being trialled

22 August 2014 - 11:09am
A POSSIBLE solution to helping better tackle potholes is being trialled by roadworkers in Caithness. Gaping holes in the road surface are one of the biggest bugbears for motorists in the county, as elsewhere in the country.

Potholes could soon be a thing of the past

17 August 2014 - 12:21pm
A new way of fixing potholes is being introduced on Central Bedfordshire’s roads this month to reduce pothole repair times dramatically.

Demand for 'worst road in city' to be repaired

12 August 2014 - 10:58pm
CALLS have been made to repair an estate road branded the worst in Oxford.

Council U-turn over pothole repairs

11 August 2014 - 9:32pm
CITY council chiefs have done a U-turn and vowed to repair potholes they said weren’t deep enough to need fixing.

Council U-turn over pothole repairs

11 August 2014 - 4:40am
CITY council chiefs have done a U-turn and vowed to repair potholes they said weren’t deep enough to need fixing.

Pot holes 'not deep enough' to be fixed

9 August 2014 - 10:03am
More than 50 large crater-shaped potholes litter a city road, making it a miserable drive for motorists.

Pot holes 'not deep enough' to be fixed

9 August 2014 - 6:44am
More than 50 large crater-shaped potholes litter a city road, making it a miserable drive for motorists.

Residents team up to repair potholes

8 August 2014 - 10:50am
RESIDENTS have teamed together to repair a weymouth road that the county council refused to fix.

25 roads to be fixed in Dudley after £500k awarded to potholes

7 August 2014 - 5:23pm
The government grant of £567,000 is the largest awarded in the West Midlands and will be used to revamp the streets during a 10-month project.

Homeowners fed up with Leeds City council's refusal to repair road do it themselves

6 August 2014 - 4:30pm
Homeowners fed up with council's refusal to repair road outside their houses order ton of tarmac and fill in the potholes themselves

Roads minister tells contractors to stop fixing streetlights and repairing potholes

6 August 2014 - 10:34am
Tens of thousands of street lights could be left unlit during the winter months as a result of Stormont funding cuts.

Council refuses to fix pensioners' potholes - so OAPs (average age 75) do it themselves

6 August 2014 - 10:21am
The six OAPs in Pudsey, West Yorks, were left with gaping potholes on their street which Leeds City Council declined to fix because they were on an ‘unadopted road’

Potholes repaired at the touch of a button thanks to new phone app

6 August 2014 - 9:24am
Wolverhampton Council officials will put the new application through its paces by swapping their clipboards for smartphones on their annual 80-mile inspection of the main routes into the city centre.

£3.5m roads revamp in Worcestershire finishes

5 August 2014 - 3:06pm
A £3.5 million project to repair potholes, divots and cracks on Worcestershire's roads has now finished.

Summer Weather Leaves Motorists Facing Extra Costs And Delays As Pothole Menace Worsens

5 August 2014 - 2:12pm
As Britons prepare to hit the road on family holidays and day trips out over the Summer, Britain's pothole strewn roads could leave motorists with a much bigger problem than sand in their ice cream....

Barrow road closure to repair potholes

5 August 2014 - 12:18pm
A POTHOLE-RIDDLED section of a Barrow road is closed while resurfacing work takes place.

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