When Highways England took over from the Highways Agency, they immediately trialled what they called "a new approach to roadworks". This basically involved spending time and money putting a lot of patronising messages everywhere.
I'd never seen one before, so it came as a bit of a surprise when I was on the A40, in a stationary queue caused by new road signs being erected, and I found that it suddenly started speaking to me.
Without a doubt, these are Britain's most philosophical roadworks.
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I love music, media, news, travelling, old TV shows, heavy machinery, lists. Have a fear of boats. Humour is weak at best.
I presented radio, I write, I'll be whoever you want to be. I'm not wearing that.
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