Letter of the week: 'Some South Shields roads look like they have been carpet bombed'
This council is quick to blame central Government austerity for the pothole situation, when the state of the roads in South Shields is a disgrace.
By The Newsroom
Published 18th Jan 2019, 14:57 BST- 1 min read
Updated 18th Jan 2019, 15:05 BST
Yet they are resurfacing the back lanes off Stanhope road. Why?
Last week's Letter of the week: "Will South Tyneside Council take action over empty houses?"Some roads look like they’ve been carpet bombed and you have to constantly dodge the craters, yet they prioritise back lanes.
Who makes these ridiculous decisions, and why?