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Series of potholes in lane 1, adjacent to the hard shoulder between J18 and J17 heading Eastbound

Reported via desktop in the Pothole category anonymously at 11:34, Thursday 14 October 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

There are a series of potholes in lane 1, adjacent to the hard shoulder between J18 and J17 Eastbound. Some of these potholes are more significant than others, causing vehicles, including lorries to often swerve to avoid them, endangering other road users. It seems Highways England are aware as ahead of certain potholes a yellow roadside sign says 'uneven road surface ahead', however, the potholes have been present for a few months now, so best they're repaired before they cause further trouble and/or damage to vehicles...

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  • Thank you for contacting National Highways concerning potholes.

    We shall look into this issue and aim to provide a response by 27/10/21.

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

    Kind regards

    National Highways

    Posted by National Highways at 14:10, Monday 18 October 2021

  • Thank you for contacting National Highways about the potholes.

    We are aware of this and repair works are planned.

    We’ll continue to monitor the condition of the the potholes. If they worsen further and becomes a safety concern, we’ll ensure they're made safe as quickly as possible.

    If you require any further information please contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000 or info@highwaysengland.co.uk . Kind regards

    National Highways

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by National Highways at 07:35, Thursday 21 October 2021

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