Potholes

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Budget Day: £2.5 billion drive to repair potholes

Budget Day: £2.5 billion drive to repair potholes

Rishi Sunak is expected to announce a plan to repair 50 million potholes across the country as he delivers his first Budget today.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Pothole

Pothole repairs up by a fifth

Pothole repairs up by a fifth

The number of potholes repaired by councils in England and Wales rose by more than a fifth last year, new figures show.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Mr Pothole

Anti-pothole campaigner: 'I'd love to be out of a job'

Anti-pothole campaigner: 'I'd love to be out of a job'

Mark Dorrell, a.k.a Mr Pothole, says the government's investment in testing plastic road surfaces to prevent potholes is "very positive".

Monday, October 29, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

What do HGV drivers think of Philip Hammond's budget?

'We need to leave the EU to spend our money better': HGV drivers react to the Budget

'We need to leave the EU to spend our money better': HGV drivers react to Budget

This afternoon, Chancellor Philip Hammond is expected to announce a £30 billion transport fund to improve the UK’s roads, with £420 million dedicated to fixing potholes.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Cash-strapped local councils are using bureaucratic measures to avoid fixing potholes

Britain's roads worse than Chile's

Britain's roads worse than Chile's

Nation’s roads also ranked behind those in Germany, France and Spain