Pointless motorway overhead messages

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Re: Pointless motorway overhead messages

Post by KeithW » Sat Sep 04, 2021 09:41

EpicChef wrote:
Sun Jul 25, 2021 21:47
JammyDodge wrote:
Fri Jul 23, 2021 21:56
Not an overhead message, but a road work sign on the M3, near the M27 stated:

Upgrading to Motorway

Obviously meant to have smart in there somewhere
oooh! is the A27 near the M27 finally being upgraded???
I believe the M27 is being turned into a smart motorway with ALR
https://highwaysengland.co.uk/our-work/ ... -motorway/

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Re: Pointless motorway overhead messages

Post by owen b » Sun Sep 26, 2021 20:09

The main roads in Scotland get some great messages. I saw DRIVE WITH CONSIDERATION on the A1 east of Edinburgh today. I'm not saying that is a pointless message, but it did make me wonder if "consideration" is the longest complete word to be displayed on a permanent variable message display installation.

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