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Extremely smooth and slippery road surface in various places between Braunston and Brooke and Braunston

Reported in the Roads and Highways category anonymously at 21:12, Tue 19 November 2019

Sent to Rutland County Council 2 minutes later

The road surface is extremely smooth in places between Braunston/Brooke/Braunston, approx 3 mile circuit. It is now downright dangerous in places when I am riding horses around the block as they simply can not stand up. I have had two horses now slip right over in different places. thankfully neither horse nor rider was seriously injured but it is only a matter of time before someone does get hurt. Save for the Oakham to Ridlington section, none of the circuit is treated in wintery conditions and the smooth surface is also a danger for motorists with so little slip resistance now. I have attached a plan with the worst spots marked and would ask that you give serious consideration to addressing the problem please

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  • Thank you for your report. We will investigate this and respond to you within 10 working days. Updates will be posted on https://rutland.fixmystreet.com/ IMPORTANT: To report anything dangerous, please call us on: 01572 722577

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Rutland County Council at 21:15, Tue 19 November 2019

  • Thank you for your report. This has been inspected and deemed not to require any action at the present time. . The area will be inspected in line with our Highway Safety Inspection Policy and if future maintenance is required, this wll be actioned. Thank you for reporting this matter to my attention

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Rutland County Council at 14:07, Tue 17 December 2019

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