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Councils in England and Wales need £10bn to fix potholes

More than two million potholes were filled in last year across England and Wales, according to the Asphalt Industry Alliance.

This year there has been a 59% increase in the number of potholes compared to last year and councils are being warned they need more than £10bn to fix the problem.

The BBC's Ed Thomas reports from Leeds.

  • 31 Mar 2011
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