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Your pictures: Potholes

Pothole in Burnham, Bucks: Ros Rey

BBC News website readers have been sending us their pictures of potholes. Ros Rey says four cars burst their tyres on this pothole on Lent Rise Road in Burnham, Bucks.

Pothole in Clayhidon, Devon. Photo: Dawn Redwood

Patrick Redwood from Clayhidon, Devon, said: "The hole is so big you risk scratching the car on a hedge if you drive around it."

Photo: Kirsty Lones

Kirsty Lones's husband called Suffolk police about this hole in Wick Road - it was fixed within two hours.

A pothole on the Shillinglee Road, Sussex/Surrey Border.  Photo: Paul Harrison

A pothole on the Shillinglee Road outside Plaistow, on the border of Sussex and Surrey. Photo: Paul Harrison.

Photo: Marguerite Phillips

Marguerite Phillips: "This pothole damaged a wheel on my daughter's KA last December. It cost her 180 to replace."

Photo: Steve Anscomb

Steve Anscomb: "This pothole on the A5, near Silverstone, damaged the nearside front wheel of my son's car."

Pothole in Southampton. Photo: Robert Abrams

Robert Abrams: "This pothole in Locksheath, Southampton, caused a thousand pounds worth of damage to my car." Send your pictures to For terms and conditions see right hand side.

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