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Road signs being brought down

Thousands of traffic signs are being brought down across London as part of a Government drive to rid the streets of the capital of clutter.

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TfL: 'Unnecessary street clutter can make journeys awkward'

Unnecessary street clutter can make the journeys of all road users awkward, regardless whether they are motorists, cyclists or pedestrians, and can dissuade people from visiting local areas.

By identifying and removing unnecessary poles, signs and other street furniture, we can make our road network more accessible and help transform our city environment into one that people can enjoy working, shopping and socialising in.

– Dana Skelley, Director of Roads at Transport for London

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