further along the road

further along the road

In the future. We can't solve every problem today, so we’ll deal with that one further along the road.
See also: further, road

further along/down the ˈroad

at some time in the future: There are certain to be more job losses further down the road.
See also: down, further, road
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Anticipating that the driver wouldn't stop, police prepared a stinger further along the road he was travelling on.
The car was later abandoned further along the road near its junction with North Road.
We've probably wasted a year but we need to be much further along the road to making that a credible fallback position," Lord King told the program.
But Mr Bowater's footage - recorded on Monday afternoon - showed the collection crew driving past at least one wheelie bin with a black sack on top before they took away refuse from another location further along the road.
Nancy Soderberg said the real change would come at least another generation after the conflict ended, but added Northern Ireland should be further along the road to compromise.
The victim managed to run away in the direction of the bus station, but was stopped further along the road by a second group, consisting of around eight people.
A short stretch of footway along the Ballinderry Road towards Ballinderry provides a footway link from the junction to the existing footway further along the road.
But most of the time, there's no real problem at all - unless your journey's taking you a very long way further along the road.
It later emerged that a collapsed sewer further along the road had caused the problems.
The forum will cover both beginner topics and more advanced topics for those further along the road with their cooperative businesses.
Everton are regularly referred to as being a young team, but then so are Tottenham Hotspur and so are Liverpool, and they both appear further along the road than we are.
Firefighters from stations in Durham and Newcastle were called in to battle the fire and a police van diverted traffic outside the Chelmsford pub in Ebchester as well as further along the road at Low Westwood while the blaze was extinguished.
Firefighters from stations in Durham and Newcastle were called in to battle the fire, and a police van diverted traffic outside the Chelmsford pub in Ebchester as well as further along the road at Low Westwood while the blaze was extinguished.
A teenager is shown further along the road waiting to be picked up by his father.
Unfortunately, our cunning plan is not successful and all that happens is that we catch up with it again further along the road.