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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #150 on: June 14, 2017, 12:15:48 pm »
Not sure whether this fits better on the silly or sensible signs thread. All I know is that you are in trouble if your fuel tank is empty!


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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #151 on: June 22, 2017, 08:47:31 pm »
I'm getting a bit fed up the pub near my house.  "The Jolly Racist" 
 Tonight I'm trying the one at the bottom of my garden.
IMG_20161001_151627 by Basil W, on Flickr

And

20170622_203231 by Basil W, on Flickr

"Cyclist Friendly"
Seems good.    :thumbsup:
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #152 on: June 26, 2017, 04:01:49 pm »

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #153 on: July 03, 2017, 02:46:12 pm »
No picture, sorry, but:
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There's no "i" in Takeaway but there is in Pizza

Can't argue with that, now can you?

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #154 on: July 17, 2017, 07:51:03 pm »

Very sensible, you don't want to get them mixed up...

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #155 on: July 18, 2017, 12:28:45 am »
Given that these facilities might be used by 'merry' people, surely the architects/designers could have used something that looks completely different?

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #156 on: August 01, 2017, 08:13:49 pm »
If only!


It's on a guided busway which is still under construction, so no idea what the "car trap" actually is.
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #157 on: August 01, 2017, 09:14:27 pm »

Very sensible, you don't want to get them mixed up...


Childish, but made my day.

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #158 on: September 09, 2017, 04:33:21 am »
This:


Sign by Mr Larrington, on Flickr

is right next to this:


Boiling mud by Mr Larrington, on Flickr
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #159 on: September 09, 2017, 08:36:12 am »
It's on a guided busway which is still under construction, so no idea what the "car trap" actually is.

It's a hole that's just narrower than the wheel-span of a guided bus. Here's one on the Cambridgeshire Guided Busway:


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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #160 on: September 25, 2017, 01:38:27 am »

P9240255 by Mr Larrington, on Flickr

I presume the same applies to the dismembered corpses of murder victims.
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #161 on: September 29, 2017, 02:48:29 am »



 ;D

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #162 on: September 29, 2017, 09:25:34 am »
It's on a guided busway which is still under construction, so no idea what the "car trap" actually is.

It's a hole that's just narrower than the wheel-span of a guided bus. Here's one on the Cambridgeshire Guided Busway:



Rather more humane that the severe tyre-damage gadgets they have in the US. ("Warning: STD Ahead"?)
I've dusted all those old bottles and set them up straight.

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #163 on: September 30, 2017, 07:27:50 pm »
Outside local hospital main entrance

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #164 on: September 30, 2017, 09:24:06 pm »
 ;D ;D ;D

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #165 on: October 14, 2017, 01:05:28 am »
Not bad for Paris.

20171012_202616 by Basil W, on Flickr
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #166 on: October 14, 2017, 09:47:12 am »
Beg to differ - the last Guinness I had in Paris was bloody awful.

Maybe I should have slapped a pound of butter in it.
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #167 on: January 11, 2018, 09:48:25 pm »
From https://twitter.com/Cycling_Embassy/status/951389464131235840



"How to stress that people should cycle behind each other with oncoming cyclists or pedestrians? Use this sign! 'With oncoming traffic, do the bike polonaise!'"

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #168 on: January 11, 2018, 10:19:28 pm »
Evidently the Dutch are more familiar with their social dances. And faced with a Silly Sustrans Gate, the bike limbo might be more useful!
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #169 on: January 12, 2018, 10:02:33 am »
WARNING, ZOMBIES!

;D  Andrij.  I pronounce you Complete and Utter GIT   :thumbsup:

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #170 on: May 28, 2018, 05:07:47 pm »


Disabled parking space - 'If you take my place, take my handicap'
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #171 on: June 03, 2018, 01:40:06 pm »
From my Twitter feed...

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #172 on: July 13, 2018, 09:04:20 pm »



placed outside Cardiff City Hall

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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #173 on: July 16, 2018, 06:25:16 pm »
What an appropriate rank.  :thumbsup:
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Re: Sensible Signs
« Reply #174 on: August 23, 2018, 09:29:19 pm »
For those days when when another 22 yards is just too far

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