Pothole road threat

Highways bosses have warned that another severe winter could leave many of our local road "unusable".

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Appeal for money to repair damaged roads

The Local Government Association has witten to the Treasury asking for more money to repair potholes.

Damage to our roads is costing businesses around £5 billion a year and some local roads might have to close unless more Government money is made available for resurfacing, said the LGA.

It added: "Further severe weather could now lead to a tipping point in many areas where roads will become so damaged they will have to close."

The LGA has written to Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander asking him to provide greater capital funding for road maintenance.

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Potholes making our roads "unusable"

Today we're talking potholes.

Highways bosses are warning that another severe winter and many of our local roads will become "unusable".

We want to know:

  1. What are your experiences with potholes?

  2. Where in the Anglia region are the worst roads?

  3. And what would you like to see done about it?

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