Welsh councils face a combined shortfall of £2m from their budgets for repairing roads, according to figures released today.
The report shows that in 2012:
- 156,000 potholes were filled
- £7.4 million was spent filling potholes
- £1.8 million was paid in compensation claims to road users
- 2,750 days of staff time was spent working on damage claims
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Rather cloudy at times, but with some sunny intervals likely too.
Andrea Byrne presents the first episode of the new series Helimeds which follows the Welsh flying medics.
Variable cloud and clear spells overnight with isolated showers mainly in the north.