Onslow Road in Southampton to close for repairs to collapsed sewer

Daily Echo: Collapsed sewer closes city road Collapsed sewer closes city road

A BUSY Southampton city centre road will close tomorrow for repairs to a collapsed sewer.

Motorists and residents are being warned that Onslow Road will be closed in both directions from 9.30am tomorrow for the emergency sewer repairs.

The closure will be in place between Peterborough Road and Mount Pleasant Road, a Southampton City Council spokesman said.

Southern Water will carry out the works which are set to last about five days.

There will be a diversion in place via Dorset Street, The Avenue and Lodge Road.

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5:11pm Tue 27 Nov 12

george h says...

It was dug up at the exact same spot only last year, and again the year before that.

Incompetent idiots are two words that spring to mind.
It was dug up at the exact same spot only last year, and again the year before that. Incompetent idiots are two words that spring to mind. george h
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5:53pm Tue 27 Nov 12

sotonbusdriver says...

george h wrote:
It was dug up at the exact same spot only last year, and again the year before that.

Incompetent idiots are two words that spring to mind.
AGREE,
It is about time that if they dig up a section of road, all services get their **** in gear and repair, or replace while there is the HOLE there....
It is getting a joke across the city, when a hole is filled and another provider comes along and digs the same dam spot...
[quote][p][bold]george h[/bold] wrote: It was dug up at the exact same spot only last year, and again the year before that. Incompetent idiots are two words that spring to mind.[/p][/quote]AGREE, It is about time that if they dig up a section of road, all services get their **** in gear and repair, or replace while there is the HOLE there.... It is getting a joke across the city, when a hole is filled and another provider comes along and digs the same dam spot... sotonbusdriver
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6:12pm Tue 27 Nov 12

Ginger_cyclist says...

If they can respond that fast to a collapsed sewer there, why can't they do so with the one in bitterne triangle under the shops?
If they can respond that fast to a collapsed sewer there, why can't they do so with the one in bitterne triangle under the shops? Ginger_cyclist
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