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New 'dragon' willhelp fill potholes - Banbury Cake

Google News - 1 hour 43 min ago

Banbury Cake

New 'dragon' willhelp fill potholes
Banbury Cake
A MACHINE nicknamed the dragon because of its nozzle that blasts potholes with flames will soon be seen on Oxfordshire's roads. After the successful introduction of the first machine in 2015, the county council's highways contractor Skanska will soon ...

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Updated: Harrogate potholes nightmare - more readers complain - Harrogate Advertiser

Google News - 1 hour 45 min ago

Harrogate Advertiser

Updated: Harrogate potholes nightmare - more readers complain
Harrogate Advertiser
There may be a warning on the BBC news this morning that there is a pothole problem in England and Wales requiring billions of pounds to address it but readers in the Harrogate district need no reminders. The issue was highlighted first by Geoff ...

Nearly £4billion needed to repair South East's potholes - new report ... - ITV News

Google News - 4 hours 33 min ago

ITV News

Nearly £4billion needed to repair South East's potholes - new report ...
ITV News
Getting the South East's roads back into reasonable condition would cost more than £3.8 billion, a new report has found. The annual pothole survey says that ...

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'Swiss cheese' roads so potholed they 'will not be fit for purpose in ... - ITV News

Google News - 10 hours 48 min ago

ITV News

'Swiss cheese' roads so potholed they 'will not be fit for purpose in ...
ITV News
Local roads in England and Wales are so potholed that they resemble "Swiss cheese" and one in six will not be fit for purpose in five years' time. The ageing ...
How West Midlands councils are paying millions in pothole ...Birmingham Mail
Councils 'face funding gap' to fix roads - BBC NewsBBC News

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Pothole repair rate drops again - Fleet News - FleetNews

Google News - 10 hours 48 min ago

FleetNews

Pothole repair rate drops again - Fleet News
FleetNews
The number of potholes filled over the past year has dropped again for the second successive year, reports the Annual Local Authority Road Maintenance ...
Cost of clearing repairs backlog now £12.06bn, ALARM survey finds ...Transport Network (press release) (registration) (blog)

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Road users speak out over potholes 'nightmare' as Bradford Council ... - Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Google News - 10 hours 50 min ago

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Road users speak out over potholes 'nightmare' as Bradford Council ...
Bradford Telegraph and Argus
CYCLISTS and motorists have spoken out about the road network's “crazy” potholes as a new report reveals Yorkshire's repairs backlog…

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Pothole patch season underway - Alberta Daily Herald Tribune

Google News - 27 March 2017 - 11:08pm

Alberta Daily Herald Tribune

Pothole patch season underway
Alberta Daily Herald Tribune
City of Grande Prairie crew member Connan Mountney rakes the city's new cold-mix in a pothole while colleague Tom Knott sprinkles water onto the hole on 112 Street and 96 Avenue on Monday in Grande Prairie, Alta. The new cold-mix is supposed to be ...

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Resident calling on council to repair 'dangerous' potholes in St Ann's - Nottingham Post

Google News - 27 March 2017 - 7:16pm

Nottingham Post

Resident calling on council to repair 'dangerous' potholes in St Ann's
Nottingham Post
A St Ann's resident is calling on the city council to repair 'unsafe and dangerous' potholes which are plaguing a suburban street. Greg Dove has lived in the area for the past five years and said the road condition along Roden Street, in St Ann's, is ...

How many claims for compensation over potholes are successful in Kirklees? - Huddersfield Examiner

Google News - 27 March 2017 - 1:09pm

Huddersfield Examiner

How many claims for compensation over potholes are successful in Kirklees?
Huddersfield Examiner
Motorists grumble about potholes and the state of our roads – but very few have a genuine claim for compensation. Figures show that 201 vehicle damage claims were submitted to Kirklees Council in 2015/16 – and only 19 of them were successful, with five ...

Harrogate potholes nightmare: Is this town's worst road? - Harrogate ... - Harrogate Advertiser

Google News - 27 March 2017 - 12:31pm

Harrogate Advertiser

Harrogate potholes nightmare: Is this town's worst road? - Harrogate ...
Harrogate Advertiser
A Harrogate resident says he is furious at the growing problem of potholes in Harrogate, particularly in the Harlow Hill area.

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Potholes nightmare: Is this Harrogate's worst road? - Harrogate ... - Harrogate Advertiser

Google News - 27 March 2017 - 12:29pm

Harrogate Advertiser

Potholes nightmare: Is this Harrogate's worst road? - Harrogate ...
Harrogate Advertiser
A Harrogate resident says he is furious at the growing problem of potholes in Harrogate, particularly in the Harlow Hill area.

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Staffordshire pothole payouts bill hits £270,000 « Express & Star - expressandstar.com

Google News - 27 March 2017 - 6:18am

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Staffordshire pothole payouts bill hits £270,000 « Express & Star
expressandstar.com
Potholes have cost cash-strapped Staffordshire County Council more than £270000 in compensation to drivers in the last four years.

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Traffic flow from Noida's Sector 71 to NH24 hit due to potholes ... - Hindustan Times

Google News - 26 March 2017 - 6:03pm

Hindustan Times

Traffic flow from Noida's Sector 71 to NH24 hit due to potholes ...
Hindustan Times
Commuters, especially office goers, have been facing a tough time negotiating the traffic on Road 6 that stretches from Sector 71 intersection to national highway ...

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Grantham Journal letter: Get in taxpayer-funded car and look for potholes! - Grantham Journal

Google News - 26 March 2017 - 8:13am

Grantham Journal

Grantham Journal letter: Get in taxpayer-funded car and look for potholes!
Grantham Journal
You recently printed an article in which someone suggested that local residents should contact Lincolnshire highways to report potholes where of concern. Laugh? I was almost in tears – of frustration – with these pampered officials! Is it not beyond ...

Free all roads in Uttar Pradesh of pot-holes, orders Yogi Adityanath - Times of India

Google News - 26 March 2017 - 7:33am

Times of India

Free all roads in Uttar Pradesh of pot-holes, orders Yogi Adityanath
Times of India
LUCKNOW: Maintaining his tough posture, chief minister Aditya Nath Yogi on Saturday issued yet another directive, this time to make all roads pothole-free+ across the state. Recommended By Colombia. In a review meeting of the Public Works Department in ...
UP roads to be free of potholes by June 15: Aditya NathCanIndia News
Make UP roads pothole free by June 15, CM Adityanath tells PWDEconomic Times
UP: Yogi Adityanath Promises Pothole-Free Roads By 15 JuneSwarajya
Daily Times
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Pesky Potholes - Minot Daily News

Google News - 26 March 2017 - 6:06am

Minot Daily News

Pesky Potholes
Minot Daily News
It's potholes – the annoyance of drivers and probably the headache of many road crews. They can develop in various places in cities and even some form of them sometimes on highways. Some seem like they're going to devour your vehicle when you hit ...

Rural road ruination! - The Scottish Farmer

Google News - 25 March 2017 - 9:17pm

The Scottish Farmer

Rural road ruination!
The Scottish Farmer
RURAL ROAD users are concerned about the number of potholes appearing on their roads, and are angry that road maintenance doesn't seem to be happening. In 2015/16, pothole compensation claims in Scotland rose, adding to a total of 31,483 claims in ...

Witney grandfather demands Oxfordshire County Council fix ... - The Oxford Times

Google News - 25 March 2017 - 5:48pm

The Oxford Times

Witney grandfather demands Oxfordshire County Council fix ...
The Oxford Times
A GRANDFATHER and former Blackbird Leys resident of 23 years has lambasted the 'dreadful' state of the estate's roads.

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Witney grandfather demands Oxfordshire County Council fix potholes in Blackbird Leys - Oxford Mail

Google News - 25 March 2017 - 1:05pm

Oxford Mail

Witney grandfather demands Oxfordshire County Council fix potholes in Blackbird Leys
Oxford Mail
A GRANDFATHER and former Blackbird Leys resident of 23 years has lambasted the 'dreadful' state of the estate's roads. Brian Chadwick, 83, has demanded something be done about monster potholes along the bus routes, some of which appear to be more ...

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