"A clever subject heading!
I presume the idea of pedestrians walking facing oncoming traffic developed when more people walked and the presence of footpaths would have been a lot less. It gave the pedestrian some advance warning as to whether…"
"yep. treat them with respect. They don't really want a confrontation (like us) but when something suddenly appears to be attacking them without warning they tend to react very badly.
I'm no expert but I think the trouble with bikes is that…"
"I guess most people want to know what the bollards are actually for.
Are they a temporary "slow point" pending re-design of the bridge?
I was thinking maybe they were a water depth indicator. i.e. if you can't see the bollards,…"
"Dog and Cat Management Act 1995—1.2.2010
Part 5—Management of dogs
Division 1—Offences relating to duties of owners and others responsible for control of dog
24 This version is not published under the
Legislation Revision and…"
"If the policing of traffic laws was consistent the Bupa Challenge ride could have been brought to a swift halt for many who had no effective warning device. Strange to be surrounded by so many police and I didn't hear of anybody being…"
"I had a closer look this morning and I think the bituminous coating is basically just a preservative for the planking.
The only problem I could see before was that one or two of the planks were starting to lift, possibly due to warping.
"Looks like the bridge is open for business. With the amount of time it was out of action I thought it was being re-designed to remove the hazardous approaches at both ends.
At first glance it appears they've outlined where you're likely to…"
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