RAC calls for more local guidance as pothole patrols rise
RAC patrols attended nearly 30,000 pothole-related breakdowns over the course of 2023, up by a third (33%) on 2022 levels.
National Pothole Day sees new reporting apps launched
To mark Pothole Day, Cycling UK has announced plans to launch a refreshed version of its pothole reporting tool, Fill That Hole.
AIA: Give our Highways Heroes the support they need
Asphalt Industry Alliance chair Rick Green has sent a message to the sector for National Pothole Day, congratulating the 'heroes' of the roads industry and calling for more support from central government.
National Pothole Day survey finds network in decline
A major survey taken to mark National Pothole Day has found that 81% of local authorities believe the pothole crisis has become worse over the last five years.
National Pothole Day: Are we in crisis?
National Pothole Day 2020 saw campaigners call for £1.5bn more a year to tackle the local maintenance backlog and make the roads safer.
UltraCrete to sponsor National Pothole Day 2020
UltraCrete has teamed up with ‘Mr Pothole’ AKA Mark Morrell to promote National Pothole Day on Wednesday 15th January 2020.
Happy Pothole Day! RSTA calls local roads ‘a national disgrace’
On the fourth annual National Pothole Day, a leading industry body has declared that potholes on local roads have gone from a local problem to ‘a national disgrace’.
The Long Read: Closing the testing gap
To mark National Pothole day, David Smith, development director at FM Conway, looks at how material testing that simulates real-world conditions will support the sector to deliver a road network that’s fit for the 21st century.
RSTA calls for action on National Pothole Day
The Road Surface Treatments Association (RSTA) has put out a call for action to address the state of the UK's deteriorating local road network.
Third National Pothole Day to take place
The UK’s third National Pothole Day will take place on 16 January 2017 with the public invited to highlight repair issues near them.
Second National Pothole Day to take place
The UK’s second National Pothole Day will take place on Friday (15 January 2016).
National Pothole Day receives industry backing
National Pothole Day is taking place today (Thursday 15 January) and has received wide support from the industry.