How long does it take to fix a pothole? 14 years warn councils

Council worker in high-vis jacket fixing pothole with jackhammer

Britain’s network of patchwork roads are crumbling faster than they can be repaired, warn councils, as the nation faces a 14-year pothole repair backlog. That’s the verdict of the Local Government Association (LGA) which represents more than 370 councils in England and Wales. Its members are calling for the government to hand over an extra £1 […]