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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.

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  • GOV.UK
    Information on safe driving in extreme weather.
  • MET Office
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This page was last reviewed 13 June 2014 at 8:52.
The page is next due for review 10 December 2015.