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Quality of UK roads hangs in the balance as pothole-related breakdowns continue to rise

Quality of UK roads hangs in the balance as pothole-related breakdowns continue to rise

Press Releases   •   Jan 26, 2018 00:01 GMT

RAC patrols attended 11% more breakdowns that could be attributed to potholes in the last quarter of 2017 than in the same period in 2016, according to new data used to compile the RAC’s Pothole Index.

Study shows pothole-related breakdowns double in 10 years

Study shows pothole-related breakdowns double in 10 years

Press Releases   •   Jul 30, 2016 00:01 BST

Data of the RAC’s pothole-related call-outs provides strong evidence that the quality of Britain’s roads has deteriorated

RAC sees 24% rise in vehicles damaged by potholes

RAC sees 24% rise in vehicles damaged by potholes

Press Releases   •   Jan 15, 2016 00:01 GMT

Coinciding with National Pothole Day, the RAC reports that ​Britain’s potholed roads have led to a 24% year-on-year rise in the number of call-outs to vehicles likely to have suffered damaged.

RAC Report on Motoring 2015: State of local roads named number one motoring concern

RAC Report on Motoring 2015: State of local roads named number one motoring concern

Press Releases   •   Sep 08, 2015 00:10 BST

Fixing local roads top spending priority but scale of problem outweighs government funding Condition of local roads likely to worsen creating negative economic and social impact

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RAC responds to LGA potholes warning: long-term approach needed to tackle the crisis

RAC responds to LGA potholes warning: long-term approach needed to tackle the crisis

News   •   Jan 07, 2017 00:01 GMT

The RAC comments on a new analysis by the Local Government Association on the scale of the UK's pothole problem

RAC comments on Audit Scotland report on roads

RAC comments on Audit Scotland report on roads

News   •   Aug 04, 2016 00:01 BST

The RAC's road policy spokesman reacts to the new report out today

RAC comments on Scottish council's decision to redefine pothole size

RAC comments on Scottish council's decision to redefine pothole size

News   •   Mar 09, 2016 10:21 GMT

The RAC reacts to news that Perth and Kinross Council plans to change its definition of a pothole in an effort to repair fewer

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National Pothole Day

National Pothole Day

Events   •   Jan 05, 2016 15:50 GMT

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The RAC 2017 Motoring Manifesto - summary

The RAC 2017 Motoring Manifesto - summary

Documents   •   Apr 28, 2017 17:24 BST

The RAC has identified six key issues of concern to UK motorists which it is calling on the party, or parties, that form the next government to address during the course of the new Parliament.

The RAC 2017 Motoring Manifesto

The RAC 2017 Motoring Manifesto

Documents   •   Apr 28, 2017 17:10 BST

The RAC has identified six key issues of concern to UK motorists which it is calling on the party, or parties, that form the next government to address during the course of the new Parliament.

RAC Autumn Statement representation to the Treasury

The RAC's Autumn Statement representation, submitted to the Treasury in October 2016.

Budget 2016 representation by the RAC

Budget 2016 representation by the RAC

Documents   •   Mar 09, 2016 12:38 GMT

Ahead of Budget 2016 on 16 March 2016, the RAC publishes a representation on behalf of its members and UK motorists