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Massive trench in the middle of the road

Reported via desktop in the Pothole category anonymously at 11:32, Tue 2 February 2021

Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS2518663.

The road has just been repaired and this trench has opened up immediately afterwards. This is at the bottom of a hill and would definitely result in the death of a cyclist.

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  • Your report has been investigated and we have reported this to our contractors. If this confirmed as safety issue it will be made safe within 24 hours. A permanent repair, if needed, will be carried within our next programmed works for the area or sooner if we can. Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. Should you need anything else or have any questions please contact customer services on 0343 222 1234

    To note all Action Scheduled reports are auto closed after 28 days, the fault however will be fixed within the timescale stated above which may be sooner or in a few cases take a little longer.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by TfL at 11:45, Tue 2 February 2021

  • The action scheduled for your report should now have been completed as detailed in your previous response. On some occasions it does take a little longer than scheduled. If you have any further queries on this, please either create a new report or contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0343 222 1234

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by TfL at 05:32, Wed 3 March 2021

  • The hole has renewed and also a new one appeared. This is causing disruption sleeping from as early as 4am every day, dangerous to cross the road and traffic accident hazard. URGENT WORKS ARE REQUIRED ASAP!!!!

    Posted anonymously at 10:47, Mon 15 March 2021

  • Road workers been last night but neither of the trenches were fixed - heavy trucks still falling in them and causing crazy amount of noise and shaking the whole building. When could this be resolved please?

    Posted anonymously at 09:42, Tue 16 March 2021

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