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Massive pothole which is lethal for motorbike riders next to a manhole cover

Reported via mobile in the Pothole category anonymously at 18:11, Thursday 21 October 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

This has been an issue for weeks and with the recent weather it’s getting worse and deeper. It’s going to cause a big crash if not sorted soon

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  • It is a very deep hole. It is hard to spot before you are too close to avoid. I would hate to hit it while on a bike

    Posted anonymously at 18:54, Friday 22 October 2021

  • Thank you for contacting National Highways concerning a pothole.

    We shall look into this issue and aim to provide a response by 03/11/21.

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

    Kind regards

    National Highways

    Posted by National Highways at 14:38, Monday 25 October 2021

  • Thank you for your report concerning the pothole next to the manhole cover, we can confirm that a repair has been done.

    We're monitoring the location until BT carry out a permanent repair.

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

    • 0300 123 5000


    Kind regards

    National Highways

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by National Highways at 11:50, Tuesday 2 November 2021

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.