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Ground water is coming up in a large stream from one of the trenches dug by TWA and is causing flooding all down the road.

Reported via desktop by Stephen Baughan at 16:07, Tuesday 16 February 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council and West Oxfordshire District Council less than a minute later

This ground water has never happened in the last 60 years and I am told by TWA. who have come out twice now. and tested that it is not a burst water main. By testing the chlorine content of which there is none. Confirms to them that it is ground water, TWA have told me the only way to stop the ground water from welling up to the surface is to completely resurface the road to seal it. !!

Council ref: ENQ21887650

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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 16:08, Tuesday 16 February 2021

  • On Monday 15th February at 06:10 in the morning, I hit this pot hole on my cycle and went over the handle bars, impacting the road face first. I have suffered extensive laceration’s to my face including a cut that required 15 stitches. The pothole covers the whole of one side of the road, is full of water, and is 3.5 -4 inches deep. My helmet was cracked in half, the only thing that prevented more serious injury or death.

    Posted by Richard John Lawtey at 13:00, Wednesday 17 February 2021

  • Thank you for reporting this issue. The gully issue/blockage has been investigated and and cleared

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:28, Tuesday 16 March 2021

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