Archive for the ‘Potholes’ Category


by Cllr Karen Chilvers on February 9, 2014

    Here are just some of my latest reports in Kings Chase, Kings Road, Ashford Avenue and Fairfield Road.  In addition, I have reported the High Street potholes near Westbury Road’s junction and The Avenue (not in Brentwood West but oft used by us all):

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THAT Pothole Documentary

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on January 27, 2014

Our latest newsletter is hitting the streets and a few people (including @cllrmorrissey) have asked to see the documentary that features Mr Pothole, Weald Road, Tower Hill, Sir Francis Way and me. HERE IT IS:

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John Newberry and I have been around the ward this past couple of days and have just about managed not to fall down a crater. Amongst some of the potholes we have reported: In Kings Chase, having been reported as one single pothole by me a year ago, there are now about six craters - […]

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Tower Hill Natural Pond: the pothole documentary

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on January 6, 2014

  So, the pothole at the apex of Sir Francis Way, Tower Hill and Weald Road DID make it on to national TV!  You can watch the clip here! Isn’t it odd, that of all the potholes in Brentwood they managed to fill this one in – just before the original planned air date in […]

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    This was the scene at the Brentwood tourist attraction today.  Despite those lovely bricks of character having been carefully preserved at the side of the road, Essex County Council came along and just tipped a dollop of tarmac in the pothole. Thanks for taking so much care and paying so much attention – […]

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Firsgrove roads….

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 8, 2013

Asked for a full review of pavements on Firsgrove Road and Crescent in hope of repair. #brentwoodwest — Cllr Karen Chilvers (@LDKatz71) September 8, 2013  

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In the news: Tower Hill Natural Pond

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on

Tower Hill Natural Pond makes the Brentwood Weekly News with @LDKatz71 — J Morrissey (@CllrMorrissey) September 8, 2013  

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Vote 2014: Delighted to announce….

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 3, 2013

….that John Newberry (AKA Newbers) will be Brentwood West’s Liberal Democrat candidate for 2014. You can read all about John on his new website and follow him on twitter @Newbers4West. I am very excited about the prospect of John joining me as councillor for Brentwood West next year and, those of you that have […]

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Keeping you updated

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 1, 2013

Want news about your road or area straight to your inbox? Many #brentwoodwest residents are receiving relevant news on a regular basis when there is a planning application, proposed parking restrictions or something they need to know about their local area.  How? Simples!  They have just signed up to my newsletter – no spam, minimal […]

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Mr Pothole, Channel 5, #towerhillnaturalpond and me

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on August 28, 2013

I have had a LOT of fun today helping in a national pothole campaign! STV approached me a couple of weeks ago about a documentary called “Pothole Britain” that they were making for Channel 5.  They were particularly interested in the Tower Hill Natural Pond that we launched as Brentwood’s Newest Tourist Attraction – after […]

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