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2 loose manhole covers

Reported via desktop in the Road surface category anonymously at 13:57, Wednesday 7 July 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

There are two loose manhole covers which are likely to collapse on the A30 at Redditch Hill EX14 9PY. Causing deafening noise to householders during the day and night and with large lorries travelling they could break and leave a large hole for a serious accident.people

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England concerning the manholes.

    We shall look into this issue and aim to provide a response by 21/07/21.

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

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by National Highways at 09:04, Tuesday 13 July 2021

  • Thank you for contacting Highways England about the loose manhole covers on the A30 at Redditch Hill. We're sorry for the disruption these have caused.

    We are aware of these loose manhole covers. These aren't owned or maintained by us. Virgin Media have have been out and repaired one. We're waiting for Vodafone to finalise plans to repair the other.

    We hope this answers your enquiry. If you have any further queries, please contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000 or

    Kind regards Highways England

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by National Highways at 14:31, Monday 19 July 2021

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