Pothole problem across Northern Ireland

Frustration is growing among motorists about the number of potholes which are not being repaired across Northern Ireland.

In the last year almost £150,000 has been paid out in compensation for damaged vehicles.

The Department for Infrastructure say the worst affected area is the west of Northern Ireland, where there have been twenty-one thousand road defects in the last year.

Our reporter Judith Hill looks into the issue that’s driving people to distraction: