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The science of stopping potholes

13 February 2013 Last updated at 08:25 GMT

Almost two million potholes were reported to councils in England and Wales last year and it is a problem which is likely to get worse.

Flooding and icy temperatures have been the main causes for the damage to many roads.

Drivers are becoming more concerned as to how the problem is being tackled.

Bryony Mackenzie reports.