Quite possibly the most well known motorway sign in the UK is the “M40 Bunny” sign. Why is it called this, you ask?
Well… look at it… 662 more words
On Thursday, 29 November I was invited to provide a short presentation to the Institute of Highway Engineers Traffic Signs Conference. Given the overall theme of the conference was the launch of the new style Traffic Signs Manual and to see how traffic authorities were adapting to the new Regulations which have now been in force for 30 months I felt I would provide a slightly irreverent tone and discuss the many failures in traffic signing that exist on public and private roads. 419 more words
I’m not debating the presence of using 20 mph as a speed limit in urban areas, that is not the point of this article. I am writing to differentiate between 20 mph Zones and 20 mph Limits, as plenty of signing practitioners still get this wrong. 732 more words