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potholes

What about Potholes?

Written by | Posted on 15.01.2016

National Pothole Day is Friday 15 January - but we can all take control of this and highlight just how many potholes there actually are in the UK, by reporting any potholes on the government website: https://www.gov.uk/report-pothole.

The year in review

Written by | Posted on 21.12.2015

It’s that time of year again, when the year is about to run out of time. So, to mark the occasion, we thought we’d tell the story of 2015 through some of our own blog posts.

Open data explains closed roads

Written by | Posted on 08.06.2015

The IAM reveals the downright hair-raising reasons for road closures in the UK - and it's not all down to potholes.

New roads are long overdue

Written by | Posted on 01.12.2014

The case for new roads. New road building programme is long overdue, and the only way to get ahead.

Should we invest in new roads?

Written by | Posted on 27.11.2014

The case against new roads. Will anyone use them, who'll pay for them, and should we fix the ones we've got first?

Digging the roads into deeper holes

Written by | Posted on 13.10.2014

The Government's short term approach taken towards the road repairs needed to put right the large numbers of potholes.

High Road or Low Road?

Written by | Posted on 02.07.2014

If Scotland chooses the road to independence in the referendum this September, no one can be quite sure what direction transport policy will take.

Road pricing’s a hard sell without the carrot

Written by | Posted on 23.06.2014

Last month’s paper by the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR), The Long Road to Ruin has received a fair amount of...

Potholes on top of potholes

Written by | Posted on 17.04.2014

In last week's Sunday Times there was a suggestion that our pockmarked roads could help raise awareness of climate change. Perhaps there’s a reason why Chancellor George Osborne isn’t rushing to fill them all in, after all.

A slight budget for motorists but still a welcome one

Written by | Posted on 20.03.2014

Gosh, George, thanks for reading! First, we advise the Chancellor to watch out for potholes, and he goes and stumps up an...