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Sunken repaired pothole J8 Right Turn Lane by the traffic lights

Reported via desktop in the Pothole (NH) category anonymously at 20:10, Tue 25 April 2023

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4485873.

Very deep pothole in right turn Lane by the traffic lights J8 heading to M11 Northbound. Pothole is square in shape and has been previously filled badly and has sunk catching driver side wheel when passing traffic heading to services or BSP Strtfd. Hole can’t be avoided during busy times and could seriously damage tyre/wheel and/or shock absorber/suspension if travelling more than 10pm.

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  • Thank you for informing our Customer Contact Centre about the potholes on the M11 at junction 8. I appreciate you taking the time to report this. I’ve passed your observations to our maintenance team who are endeavouring to find a permanent solution for the pothole issues in this area.

    Potholes can be hazardous and we have processes in place to ensure they are made safe quickly. We carry out frequent safety patrols to monitor the condition of the road. Any potholes or defects we find are recorded. Repairs are then prioritised based on the severity of the defect. Further information can be found at: our-roads/ east/ m11-junction-7-to-junction-10-maintenance-works/

    Kind regards

    National Highways

    State changed to: Duplicate

    Posted by National Highways at 10:31, Fri 28 April 2023

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