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Thousands of potholes filled in Hertfordshire - ITV News

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ITV News

Thousands of potholes filled in Hertfordshire
ITV News
The Beatles once sang about 4,000 holes in Blackburn Lancashire, well Hertfordshire County Council have announced they've just filled an even bigger number. The county has repaired more than 10,000 potholes as part of a winter recovery programme. In ...

Double number of potholes after bad weather - News Guardian

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 3:51pm

News Guardian

Double number of potholes after bad weather
News Guardian
Twice as many potholes as usual have appeared in North Tyneside's roads after a bad winter. Almost 900 potholes were identified by North Tyneside Council – more than double the usual amount – following the extreme cold conditions and heavy rainfall ...

20 Newmarket potholes need filling, says Suffolk Highways - Newmarket Journal

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 1:51pm

Newmarket Journal

20 Newmarket potholes need filling, says Suffolk Highways
Newmarket Journal
Thirty potholes have been inspected by a county council as it fights to fix Newmarket's crumbling roads. Since the start of the year Suffolk County Council has repaired 6,500 potholes caused by the bitterly cold winter. The council's road maintenance ...

Extra £5m agreed to sort Bucks' potholes - Mix 96

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 1:35pm

Mix 96

Extra £5m agreed to sort Bucks' potholes
Mix 96
The County Council's using reserve cash to bring an emergency repairs pot up to £5 million pounds. The focus will be on sorting roads which have loads of potholes at the moment. The money from the reserves has been combined with recent government ...

Anger after potholes are painted over instead of filled - Photo 1 of 1 ... - Maidenhead Advertiser

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 12:29pm

Maidenhead Advertiser

Anger after potholes are painted over instead of filled - Photo 1 of 1 ...
Maidenhead Advertiser
A contractor has been asked to 'rectify the situation' after potholes were painted over instead of being filled. The potholes, at the junction of Wo...

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Emergency services 'being held up by potholes' in roads - Buckingham Advertiser

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 11:47am

Buckingham Advertiser

Emergency services 'being held up by potholes' in roads
Buckingham Advertiser
Countryside campaigners have warned potholes may be delaying emergency service vehicles and putting lives at risk. The Rural Services Network (RSN), which stands up for those living in country areas, says deteriorating roads will 'make access for the ...

Pothole spending is called into question | Echo - Echo

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 11:32am

Echo

Pothole spending is called into question | Echo
Echo
The state of Essex roads has hit “crisis” point after the amount spent repairing individual potholes dropped by almost £15million in three…

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Call for action over 'dangerous' potholes | Salisbury Journal - Salisbury Journal

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 11:13am

Salisbury Journal

Call for action over 'dangerous' potholes | Salisbury Journal
Salisbury Journal
THE parish council in Hyde is calling for “atrocious” and “dangerous” potholes, which have led to roads being closed in the village, to…

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Call for action over 'dangerous' potholes - Salisbury Journal

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 11:13am

Salisbury Journal

Call for action over 'dangerous' potholes
Salisbury Journal
THE parish council in Hyde is calling for “atrocious” and “dangerous” potholes, which have led to roads being closed in the village, to be repaired. Buddle Hill Lane is still closed off due to the state of the road, with residents having to take ...

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Get this Oxfordshire road fixed or go to court – Mr Pothole issues county council ultimatum - Oxford Mail

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 6:05am

Oxford Mail

Get this Oxfordshire road fixed or go to court – Mr Pothole issues county council ultimatum
Oxford Mail
'FIX A dangerous Oxford road soon or we'll see you in court.' That is the ultimatum issued to the county council by a campaigner leading the fight against potholes. Mark Morrell, widely known on social media as Mr Pothole, took a trip down Kennington ...
Get this Oxfordshire road fixed or go to court – Mr Pothole issues ...The Oxford Times

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Get this Oxfordshire road fixed or go to court – Mr Pothole issues county council with ultimatum - Oxford Mail

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 6:05am

Oxford Mail

Get this Oxfordshire road fixed or go to court – Mr Pothole issues county council with ultimatum
Oxford Mail
'FIX A dangerous Oxford road soon or we'll see you in court.' That is the ultimatum issued to the county council by a campaigner leading the fight against potholes. Mark Morrell, widely known on social media as Mr Pothole, took a trip down Kennington ...

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WATCH: 800 potholes a week reported in Cornwall - Pirate FM

Google News - 26 April 2018 - 4:27am

Pirate FM

WATCH: 800 potholes a week reported in Cornwall
Pirate FM
The true extent of Cornwall's pothole problem has been revealed. Cornwall Council says it is getting 800 reports a week - and is also currently battling a 270 million pound backlog of repairs. It comes as the RAC found the number of breakdowns caused ...

A Gravesham dad said M2 potholes damaged his car and a pileup is a matter of time - Kent Live

Google News - 25 April 2018 - 5:23pm

Kent Live

A Gravesham dad said M2 potholes damaged his car and a pileup is a matter of time
Kent Live
Mr Bayley said he has noticed the problem of the potholes has been getting steadily worse for quite some time. He said: “The cold weather didn't help. But they have been getting progressively worse for the last year and a half. “They are getting bigger ...

A Gravesham dad said M2 potholes damaged his car and a pileup is ... - Kent Live

Google News - 25 April 2018 - 5:23pm

Kent Live

A Gravesham dad said M2 potholes damaged his car and a pileup is ...
Kent Live
A Gravesham dad said “lethal” M2 potholes “the size of a builder's bucket” damaged his car. Tony Bayley, 42, from Istead Rise, near Gravesend, said he now has sidewall bubbles in both of his front tyres after hitting potholes at high speed. He is ...

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Pothole damage to cars doubles in first three months of 2018 - Sunday Times Driving

Google News - 25 April 2018 - 2:02pm

Pothole damage to cars doubles in first three months of 2018
Sunday Times Driving
THE NUMBER of cars damaged by potholes has almost doubled since the start of the year, adding to anger over Britain's crumbling roads. Figures from the RAC show that it was called out to 5,540 vehicle faults linked to substandard road surfaces in the ...

Direct Line's new rules to protect your no claims discount from potholes and more - and it won't cost a penny extra - Mirror.co.uk

Google News - 25 April 2018 - 10:59am

Mirror.co.uk

Direct Line's new rules to protect your no claims discount from potholes and more - and it won't cost a penny extra
Mirror.co.uk
Direct Line has introduced a new series of rules to protect its customers' no claims discounts (NCD) - and it means you won't have to pay a premium for accidents out of your control. This includes bad weather conditions, being hit whilst safely parked ...

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Number of potholes identified by North East council almost DOUBLES after bad winter - ChronicleLive

Google News - 25 April 2018 - 8:01am

ChronicleLive

Number of potholes identified by North East council almost DOUBLES after bad winter
ChronicleLive
Almost 900 potholes were identified by North Tyneside Council - more than double the usual amount - following the extreme cold conditions and heavy rainfall. The council has repaired more than 700 potholes as part of a rapid response scheme. Paul ...

WATCH: 800 potholes reported in Cornwall every week - Pirate FM

Google News - 25 April 2018 - 6:07am

Pirate FM

WATCH: 800 potholes reported in Cornwall every week
Pirate FM
The true extent of Cornwall's pothole problem has been revealed. Cornwall Council says it is getting 800 reports a week - and is also currently battling a 270 million pound backlog of repairs. It comes as the RAC found the number of breakdowns caused ...

Southway: The place where everyone talks about potholes, parks and houses - Plymouth Herald

Google News - 25 April 2018 - 6:04am

Plymouth Herald

Southway: The place where everyone talks about potholes, parks and houses
Plymouth Herald
The decision was made to build Southway back in 1943 and work began in 1954 with its first residents moving in just a year later. We visited Southway to find out how people really feel about the election, what they love about their neighbourhood and ...

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