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Heyford Road approaching bridge round the bend. Dangerous road surface.

Reported in the Pothole category anonymously at 19:40, Thursday 21 November 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 5 minutes later

This road surface has been like this for many many months. I no longer use it to avoid damaging my car.

Council ref: ENQ19848359

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 19:45, Thursday 21 November 2019

  • Holes all across the road cannot even move to other side to avoid. Probably the worst it’s been damaging cars and the wheels.

    Posted anonymously at 13:52, Friday 22 November 2019

  • I’ve just come to pick my child up from school, driven up Heyford road and that hole has got much deeper, my wheel got caught and I drive a X3 4x4. It’s much worse from drop off this morning and advise someone investigates immediately as I’m sure smaller cars are going to have trouble driving over. Accident waiting to happen.

    Posted anonymously at 14:50, Tuesday 26 November 2019

  • Just hit the holes on The Beeches and has damaged my steering.

    Posted anonymously at 15:53, Thursday 28 November 2019

  • Even the bus shakes violently on the area with holes which are getting increasingly deep with the rain and now ice. There is so much water on the road that once it freezes it will be mega-dangerous. I know a cyclist fell off over one of these holes. I have heard a rumour that Thames Water have to fix the water problem. If they are not prepared to do that then the road will have to be closed causing disruption to the bus services and access to Heyford Station.

    Posted anonymously at 15:53, Monday 2 December 2019

  • Our car suspension went the other day prob relating to this road. The hole has got bigger going across to the other side oncoming traffic. Soon you won’t be able to drive on that section of the road at all. I’m absolutely surprised no one is fixing this road or traffic calming, road alerts.

    Posted anonymously at 08:42, Tuesday

  • Road is getting disgraceful, I reported this last year. It got closed down without rectification. You can move to the other side of the room as it’s on a blind bend but even that side of the roads getting damaged now. Now cold weathers here it’s getting progressively worse as the days go on. Requires urgent permanent work now, not a temporary solution.

    Posted anonymously at 17:27, Tuesday

  • What on earth are you playing at ? I first reported this about 2 years ago and the sum total of action seems to be putting up 2 uneven road signs !!" This has to be the most dangerous road in the country there have now been numerous recent reports including damage to vehicles and still nothing? Surely you as a unitary authority have a duty to do something urgently otherwise what is the point of we the public using this service in short get it fixed. Who knows maybe the new MP might take an interest?

    Posted anonymously at 19:41, Friday

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