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Loose manhole cover rattling loudly and subsiding when vehicles drive over it. Next to the junction descending Hillside Lane

Reported via mobile in the Road surface category anonymously at 01:28, Friday 18 June 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

This has already been reported on but nothing has been done. It is a safety issue and extreme noise pollution to the residents nearby.

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  • It’s getting worse

    Posted anonymously at 14:05, Saturday 19 June 2021

  • The noise of the loose manhole cover is, after a month, still driving everyone mad in Rawridge. Please urgently fix! You have a video from a resident of the problem.

    Posted anonymously at 09:00, Sunday 20 June 2021

  • Thank you for contacting Highways England about the loose manhole cover on the A30. We’re sorry for any disturbance has caused you.

    We are aware of the issue with this manhole cover and are working with the utility company to fix it. We’re currently arranging suitable traffic management measures so that we can access the cover safely.

    While we can’t currently offer you a date, we’re working to get this done as quickly as possible.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by National Highways at 08:53, Friday 2 July 2021

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