Discover the vigilante pothole artists using the street as their canvas.
Potholes are the bane of many a driver’s existence. Apart from nagging the relevant authorities about them, there isn’t really a lot that you can do about these bonnet-rattling bumps in the road.
It’s led a few frustrated drivers to get creative with the potholes in their neighbourhoods.
In 2016 there were more than one million potholes recorded on UK roads, which caused over £3 million in damage to cars.
This visualisation shows you just how deep the problem is. And trust us, it’s pretty deep.
Rather than relying on local government to sort out cracked roads, these inspired artists have found alternative ways to fill in or raise awareness about local potholes. Here are a few ingenious examples.
From bumpy street to tasty treat, just like that.
Come on Barbie, let's go party!
The last person who drove over this pothole is having a cuppa with the Mad Hatter.
Street art. Literally.
Definitely not mom's spaghetti.
We’ve heard of potty mouthed, but pothole mouthed?
Not the crock-pot we wanted.
"Ceci n'est pas une pothole"