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Gritting

Gritting/Salting

Worcestershire County Council (WCC) is responsible for providing a winter service on adopted public highways within the county except for motorways and trunk roads.

The purpose of the winter service is to reduce the effects of snow and ice on the roads by treating the highway with salt. The service is essential for public safety and to the national and local economy in maintaining ice free roads.

Advice for Drivers

Information on safe driving in extreme weather

Frequently Asked Questions 

Report a Gritting Problem on the phone

Worcestershire Hub: 0845 607 2005
Open Monday to Friday (8am till 6pm) Saturday (9am till 1pm)

Further Information

In this section

More Information

See also in our website

External websites

  • GOV.UK
    Information on safe driving in extreme weather.
  • MET Office
    Web pages containing the latest weather forecasts.

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This page was last reviewed 16 April 2014 at 14:43.
The page is next due for review 13 October 2015.