Sheffield labelled roadworks capital city of UK

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Sheffield has some of the worst roadworks in the UK, according to new figures.

Sheffield has some of the worst roadworks in the UK, according to new figures.

A Freedom of Information Request by motor finance firm Moneybarn, has seen the city labelled second for areas with the most roadworks over the past two years.

In that time, it's had just under 85,000 separate roadworks - the longest of which took 19 days to complete.

Sheffield has had more roadworks than any other city in the UK over the past two years. Credit: Moneybarn

Herefordshire, which took the top spot, has had more than 105,000, while Birmingham came in third place with just less than 80,000.

Others from the Calendar region included Lincolnshire at number six, Derbyshire at number seven and Leeds at number ten.

Credit: MoneyBarn

The three areas with the last roadworks were Midlothian, Torbay and the Shetland Islands.