Potholes

Government's New £6Billion Proposal: Is It Enough?

Tom Rokins | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Tom Rokins

Potholes can be a motorist's worst nightmare. Even the sound of driving over one is enough to merit a short intake of breath - oh no, the car! With the government's recent proposal to spend £6 billion on repairing potholes, this issue has once again entered the limelight. But what should motorists do if a pothole damaged their vehicle or caused a personal injury?

Can This Bicycle Light Help You Spot Potholes?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Tech

This brilliantly simple cycling lamp promises to do away with the dangers lurking potholes on dark roads. Rather than the traditional beam of light...

£10.5bn Potholes

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK

Councils need as much as £10.5 billion to bring Britain's "crumbling roads" back to a good condition, according to a report. Local authorities in ...

Britain's Pothole Problem Reaching 'Crisis Point'

PA | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK

The pothole problem on Britain's roads is reaching crisis point, highway bosses warned today. If there were further cuts in maintenance funds or a ...

Naked Chinese Man Attacks Traffic In Hefei

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK

Here we've got Olympic lanes and potholes disrupting traffic - in China, on Tuesday, it was a naked man causing traffic problems. The unnamed man f...

Road To Nowhere: 30% Of British Roads Need Repairing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.07.2012 | UK

Three in ten British roads are in need of urgent pothole repairs, according to the GMB union. A survey by the union found that Britain's roads were...