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Huge potholes on the road towards Stansted Airport just before the roundabout.

Reported via mobile in the Pothole (NH) category anonymously at 12:18, Mon 8 May 2023

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4527955.

Today, 8th of May around 3:15am to 3:25am had a flat tyre due to one of these huge potholes.

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  • Hello, my tyre blew out on a pothole last night at midnight. This was not repairable and I spent the night waiting for recovery at the services.

    Posted anonymously at 18:38, Mon 8 May 2023

  • Thank you for informing our Customer Contact Centre about the potholes on the A120 at Stanstead. I appreciate you taking the time to report this. I’ve passed your observations to our maintenance team who will promptly investigate your report.

    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 useful information may be found at and select Help. Kind regards National Highways

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by National Highways at 08:44, Tue 9 May 2023

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