Badger burrowing causes Kingsdown road closure

If you’ve tried to drive from South Wraxall to Kingsdown or vice versa in the past few days, you’ll have noticed that the road’s closed. All the digging that’s going on is to repair damage by tunnelling badgers. At least one of the tunnels is wide enough for a person to climb into, according to a workman I spoke with this morning. Here’s a glimpse of the damage that caused the road to subside.

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Of course, it’s easy enough to get through on a bicycle. And the road is remarkably quiet…

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Cycling enthusiast living in Wiltshire, England.
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