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Blocked road drain

Reported via desktop in the Flooding/drainage category anonymously at 12:39, Mon 16 November 2020

Sent to Highways England less than a minute later

Water over running the road drain pouring onto our property, had to one again lift foul manhole to drain water away to prevent water ingress into property.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England concerning a blocked drain on the A36 at South Newton. We shall look into this issue and aim to provide a response by 30/11/20.

    Can we please ask that you check back on this date for an update.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 14:19, Tue 17 November 2020

  • Thank you for contacting Highways England.

    We are aware of the draining water issue you have mentioned.

    Our inspector has reviewed this issue recently and doesn’t feel it is a safety concern at this time.

    We will continue to review this and will arrange any required work if the situation changes.

    If you require any further update on this issue our Customer Contact Centre is available 24 hours a day at: • 0300 123 5000


    Please quote 21780255 to discuss this matter further.

    Kind regards Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 11:58, Wed 18 November 2020

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