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Adam Davies

12 utterly horrible potholes


From heart-shaped holes to man-sized pits, here are a dozen of the most jolly annoying potholes that infuriate us Brits.

Pothole gallery

1. This golden river, with a Coke can for scale:

2. This unfinished Banksy:

3. This hole in the heart:

4. This gauntlet:

5. This ditch of doom:

6. This cavernous car park:

7. This not-so-grand canyon:

8. This gutter gorge in Guildford:

9. This patron saint of holes:

10. This swimming hole:

11. This top hole:

12. This sinkhole:



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