FOI release

Sinkholes FOI

Response to a request for information relating to the number of sinkholes that have appeared on Highways England roads.


FOI 738,051

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A request was made under the Freedom of Information Act for information relating to how many sinkholes have appeared on Highways England roads for the last 10 years.

Published 8 June 2016