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Clogged drains

Reported via desktop in the Flooding/drainage category anonymously at 20:14, Sunday 16 May 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

Drains clogged with vegetation causing rainfall to overflow onto the road creating excess surface water.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England. concerning blocked drains.

    We shall look into this issue and aim to provide a response by 28/05/21.

    Can we please ask that you check back on this date for an update.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by National Highways at 07:44, Tuesday 18 May 2021

  • Thank you for your patience whilst our inspector reviewed your report.

    During the review our inspector doesn’t feel that this is causing any safety concerns at this time, during their inspection the water was draining correctly through the drainage system.

    We will continue to review this and will arrange any required work if the situation changes.

    If you require any further update on this issue our Customer Contact Centre is available 24 hours a day at: • 0300 123 5000


    Please quote 21930305 to discuss this matter further.

    Kind regards Highways England

    Posted by National Highways at 07:42, Tuesday 25 May 2021

  • State changed to: Fixed

    Updated by National Highways at 07:43, Tuesday 25 May 2021

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