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Substantial Holes in road

Reported via mobile in the Pothole (NH) category anonymously at 20:39, Mon 20 March 2023

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4337594.

Multiple (7-10) ‘Potholes’ or previous patches, Opening up northbound, before junction 8 slip road. Starting approximately 100 yards before the slip road, and continuing on towards the bridge over the motorway. Sizes range from small, to approx 3ft square and deep. If driven through in a car, could cause some serious damage.

Potholes been present since January, and degrading rapidly.

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  • Thank you for contacting National Highways. Your report concerning substantial potholes on the M53 at junction 8 has been passed to our local inspector. We’ll inspect the issue within 10 working days and raise a job for a remedial repair if required.

    If you feel there are other issues we should be aware of, please don’t hesitate to let us know. We’d be happy to investigate. Please email our 24hr Customer Contact Centre at or call us on 0300 123 5000.

    Kind regards,

    National Highways

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by National Highways at 11:26, Tue 21 March 2023

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