They can be the bane of the morning commuter, causing traffic jams and delays throughout the capital. But could roadworks soon be a thing of the past? A new robot has been built that can repair leaking gas mains without the need to dig up our roads.
Today it was given its first test ride in London, and Dan Hewitt went along.
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