Council records tens of thousands of potholes

A pothole in Nottingham Credit: ITV News Central

Nottinghamshire County Council has recorded tens of thousands of potholes since April 2012 - and expects the total figure to reach 32,443 by April 1st 2013.

In 2011-2012 Nottingham City Council spent £90,000 fixing around 2,500 potholes. So far this year it's only fixed 1,032 at a cost of £62,662.

Broken coil springs are caused by potholes Credit: ITV News Central

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