Highway inspector Darren gets mocked after pothole picture goes viral
A red-faced council highway man has been mercilessly mocked over the length of his spirit level.
‘Inspector Darren’ was the poster boy of a Cheshire West and Chester Council social media campaign but his prowess fixing potholes was soon questioned.
Eagle-eyed Twitter users noticed the pothole he was measuring in the photo seemed to be deeper than his spirit level reached.
Dave Dee wrote: ‘If he had a longer spirit level it would measure a lot deeper than 50mm!’
The council replied: ‘Hi, it might not be clear from the photo but the spirit level is resting on the road surface, this was... read more
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