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Oldfield Road between Quarry Road West and Thurstaston Road Added by: sdkellner on 21 03 2013; 0 comments

Potholes elsewhere on Oldfield Road were reported last week and within a few days they had been marked up with white identification marks, presumably in expectation that they will be repaired. However the section of Oldfield Road between Quarry...

Quay Street, Manningtree, Essex Added by: davidnicholls1932 on 18 03 2013; 0 comments

A series of huge potholes had been developing over the past 12 months in the above street. They were reported on several occasions to the Highways dept since June 2012 (also by the Town Council) but nothing was done until I logged details on to...

SUCCESSFUL CLAIM Added by: floyd on 03 01 2013; 2 comments

My Sons' car suffered major wheel and tyre damage on 28 August 2012 due to a large pot hole near Thruxton Race Course, Hampshire. I followed this sites guidance and requested, via the "Freedom of Information Act", details of how often the road...

Large pothole over crest of bridge near Nanwtich Added by: Buckers on 02 09 2012; 1 comments

On 8th May 2012 my girlfriend was driving us home near Nantwich, Cheshire. It was dark and driving down country lanes, we had our headlights on. We travelled round a bend and started to climb to go over a railway bridge. Just as we passed over...

SUCESSFUL CLAIM IN THE END!! Added by: sandy321 on 06 07 2012; 1 comments

Went over a pothole last novemeber took photos filled out claim form council rejected my claim twice. I folloed information on this site carefully and decided to take them to court, Case was going through they sent me there defence etc. I...

Success at last Added by: Roadworrier on 11 06 2012; 4 comments

On the night of March 3rd 2012, it was my misfortune to hit a pothole on the Crow Road (B822) about three miles north of Lennoxtown. The road is a single carriageway, unlit, national speed limit trunk road that winds through the Campsie Hills...

Success - received reimbursement this week Added by: khalid49 on 22 04 2012; 1 comments

Hi, Just to let you all know that persistence does pay off. Received the standard rejection letter, to which I replied, requesting proof of maintenance under freedom of information act (from the contractor - the authority had already provided...

Not liable!! Grrrrrr :( Added by: sandy321 on 17 01 2012; 2 comments

In November last year I went over a nasty pothole which caused me to have a flat tyre on the way home from work and was stuck on the motorway 5 months pregnant late in the night on my own. On waiting for the RAC discovered the damage to my...

Cumbria County Council Added by: REwood on 24 11 2011; 3 comments

To cut a very long story short, I hit a really bad pothole in January this year that damaged two alloys and tyres on my two year old x-type. I had just bought the car and was gutted. I had to replace both wheels and tyres at a cost of £550. I...

Claim Success Added by: Frankos on 18 10 2011; 0 comments

I won a pothole claim against the council. They tried to deny with s.58 defence. I provided to statements from independent witnesses. I also took advice from nmips. They were brilliant.

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