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Call to fix potholes after horse injured

23 July 2014 - 5:29pm
AN animal lover from Bury has urged council officials to take action after her horse tripped up in a pothole.

Historians reveal even the Romans had to deal with potholes

22 July 2014 - 12:17am
BRITAIN’S roads have been plagued by potholes since Roman times, historians have discovered.

Smarter Driver: Tips for avoiding damaging potholes

21 July 2014 - 10:14pm
Brian Cooley shows you how technology can help prevent costly and damaging potholes.

£70,741 has been spent on pothole repairs

21 July 2014 - 6:28pm
BURY Council has confirmed that 37 per cent of Government funding for potholes has been spent.

The Romans had potholes too! 2,000-year-old road repairs unearthed in Devon

21 July 2014 - 12:12pm
Wheel ruts were found during excavation of road surface (pictured) in Ipplepen in Devon. They are thought to have been caused by carts being driven over the surface.

‘Pothole repairs are short term plaster’

17 July 2014 - 12:52pm
COLD water has been poured on claims by Northumberland County Council that it has lived up to its pledge to clear the county’s backlog of pothole repairs.

Thousands of potholes to be filled as part of summer maintenance project

15 July 2014 - 10:27am
Thousands of potholes in roads across the borough are to be filled during the summer with the help of government cash.

Race against time over potholes...

14 July 2014 - 11:43am
LEDBURY'S MP, Bill Wiggin MP is calling for the county’s potholes to be fixed before winter makes the situation even worse.

Town’s estate pothole problem investigated

12 July 2014 - 11:15am
‘NEGLECTED’ roads on a Weston estate need Government money to repair potholes, according to ward councillors who have been researching the extent of the problem.

Pothole cash boost: £150k to help repair Poole’s damaged roads

9 July 2014 - 6:19pm
A ONE-OFF £150,000 cash boost to tackle potholes in Poole has been announced by the council – part of more than £700,000 being spent to repair roads. Borough of Poole has allocated the funds from its budget on top of £466,339 awarded to help remedy damage cause by the severe winter weather.

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9 July 2014 - 1:22pm
A grant of more than £300,000 has been given to the borough to repair potholes.

Government's offer to fund road repairs after budget cuts is 'ironic'

8 July 2014 - 6:05pm
A BURY councillor has slammed government funding of nearly £250,000 to tackle the town’s potholes, claiming “it’s like taking £20 off us and giving us a fiver back”.

More Government cash to help fix Reading's pot holes

7 July 2014 - 8:36am
Reading Borough Council has been successful in a bid for a share of the £168 million set aside by central Government to help local authorities repair potholes

Councils in call on pothole repairs

5 July 2014 - 8:03am
An extra £1 billion a year could be spent on fixing potholes and other road maintenance if the Government invested two pence per litre of existing fuel duty, the body that represents councils has suggested.

Share of fuel duty 'could fix roads'

5 July 2014 - 4:16am
The government should spend £1bn a year of the money it collects from fuel duty to fix potholes and roads in England and Wales, the body that represents councils says.

Potholes on the mend thanks to funding

3 July 2014 - 9:00am
AN EXTRA £650,000 will be used to tackle potholes in North Somerset thanks to a new government grant.

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