Shropshire Council

November 2022

This page lists the planned highways maintenance due to be carried out by Shropshire Council and our Shropshire Highways partners this month. Please note that dates are subject to change due to bad weather and other unforeseen circumstances. 

For the latest information see our interactive map.

Potholes

Potholes repaired

  • 27 September to 17 October: 1722
  • 19 April 2021 to 17 October 2022: 42,143
  • Number of potholes outstanding (as of 26 September 2022): 2261

Planned pothole repairs 

Multihogs

Multihog imageOur three Multevo Multihog road planer machines tackle potholes and other defects on roads across Shropshire. The Multihog planes off the road surface to enable a squared-off hole to be filled by a following gang. In November the Multihogs and their crews are set to treat the following roads. The time of work, and any traffic management measures, are also stated. 

Crew 1 (North)

  • 31 Oct to 4 Nov – B4396 Llynclys to Osbaston (9:30am to 4pm); lights 
  • 7 Nov – Trevor Avenue, St Martins (9:30am to 4pm); no-through road
  • 8 to 11 Nov – Millenheath (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 12 Nov – Welsh Walls, Oswestry (9:30am to 4pm); three-way lights / closure 
  • 14 to 21 Nov – Childs Ercall to Ollerton (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 22 Nov – Coopers Lane, Oswestry (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 23 Nov to 6 Dec – Queens Head to Rednal Karting (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 

Crew 2 (Central)

  • 28 Oct to 2 Nov – Belvidere Avenue, Shrewsbury (6pm to 11pm); road closure 
  • 3 to 9 Nov – A458 Harley Bank (8pm to 6am); road closure / two-way lights 
  • 10 to 15 Nov – Annscroft Crossroads (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 16 to 17 Nov – Wilderley Hall, Pulverbatch (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 18 to 21 Nov – Wolverhampton Road, Shifnal (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 

Crew 3 (South)

  • 31 Oct to 5 Nov – A489 from B4370 to Plowden (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 5 Nov – A489 junction of B4370 (9:30am to 4pm); multiway signals 
  • 7 to 8 Nov – B4368 Clun 40mph to Little Brampton, phase 1 (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 9 to 15 Nov – B4368 Clun 40mph to Little Brampton, phase 2 (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 16 to 21 Nov – B4368 Clun 40mph to Little Brampton, phase 3 (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 22 to 24 Nov – B4368 Clun 40mph to Little Brampton, phase 4 (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 25 to 26 Nov – B4368 Clun 40mph to Little Brampton, phase 5 (9:30am to 4pm); road closure 
  • 28 Nov to 2 Dec – B4370 from A490 to Station Inn (7pm to 6pm); road closure 

Roadmasters 

RoadmasterOur two Roadmasters vehicles tackle potholes on rural roads during spring and summer. In November they'll be operating in north Shropshire in zones 1 to 5, before finishing work for winter.

Find and fix

Find and fix work on a country laneOur six ‘find and fix’ gangs will be operating across the county. They identify, or respond to, defects on the county’s 'U' and 'C' roads, and go out and fix them permanently. The gangs generally tackle potholes that are considered dangerous.  

Resurfacing and surface dressing

Resurfacing 

ResurfacingThe following roads are set to be resurfaced in November as part of this year’s resurfacing programme. For more information about resurfacing see our 'Resurfacing and surface dressing' page.

  • 21 October to 4 November: A4117 Cleobury Mortimer High Street, between Ludlow Road and Church Street (9:30am to 4pm) 
  • 3 to 25 November: A4117 between Station Road, Cleobury Mortimer and Lem Hill

Surface dressing 

Surface dressingWe're delighted to report that our 2022/23 surface dressing programme is now complete. For more information about surface dressing, see our 'Resurfacing and surface dressing' page.