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Dangerous rural roads 'may need to shut'

Councils in England have warned that parts of the road network could become so unsafe they need to be shut completely.

Industry figures show the amount of funding on road maintenance has fallen from £3.1bn in 2009/10 to £1.4bn last year.

Mike Sergeant reports.

  • 04 Feb 2014
  • From the section UK
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