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At the end of the southbound exit, just before the roundabout, there's a sunken manhole cover.

Reported in the Road surface category anonymously at 07:20, Saturday 18 April 2020

Sent to Highways England 5 minutes later

Square manhole cover, sunken, much like a pothole. Causes a bang and the car to move when driving over it. Potential for risk of loss of car control especially hazardous for a m/cycle as on a bend approaching a set of lights.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England to report this issue.

    We've passed this to our inspector who'll review this during their routine checks. We aim to be able to provide a further update by 6 May 2020.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 10:43, Wednesday 22 April 2020

  • Thank you for your patience whilst our inspector reviewed your report.

    Our inspector agrees that there's a manhole which is beginning to show signs of sinking but at this time it doesn't raise any safety concerns for road users.

    He'll continue to review the location as part of his weekly safety inspections and will arrange any remedial works required if the situation changes.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Highways England at 12:04, Friday 1 May 2020

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