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A large pothole in the 3rd lane (west direction of m4)

Reported via mobile in the Pothole (NH) category anonymously at 20:40, Thu 27 April 2023

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4494488.

On m4 Thames bridge- just after the brow of the bridge there is a very large pot hole. As a result of worn out road surface( on the bridge there r 2 rain drainage strip.. on the 3rd lane it has severaly worn out crated big hole.. we now know to avoid that lane near the bridge.. but have seen other cars see it late and try to swerve on other lane. Very dangerous if not in control of vehicle. I managed to take pic and snap location for your aid.

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  • Pothole still there - near miss in front of us. we avoid the 3rd lane near the bridge. how can i send pic of pothole. thanks

    Posted anonymously at 21:56, Fri 28 April 2023

  • Thank you for your report concerning a pothole on the M4.

    Our Road Inspector will visit the site and log any safety critical potholes for emergency repair. Any other damage will be monitored and further work arranged as required.

    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 12:48, Tue 2 May 2023

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