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To be getting increasingly pissed off with drivers not stopping at zebra crossings?

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Rainatnight Fri 12-Apr-19 22:39:28

Is this happening in anyone else's area? Over the past couple of years, I've noticed a real problem in my area with drivers not stopping at zebra crossings. I thought it was just cos I'd just become a pushchair-pusher and was out walking around with DD more, so was noticing it.

But recently it's got even worse again, and it's now happening at least once a day where I live.

It's so dangerous!

What's it like where other people live? And is there anything that can be done? I feel like I should complain to someone but I don't know who!

shoelookout Mon 15-Apr-19 14:45:47

I'm finding speeding has become worse where I am. Most people doing 35/40 in a 30 and putting pressure on for me to do the same. This has also linked with a rise in anti social behaviour.

I believe there is a simple reason...there are literally no police driving around. We live on a main road so always used to get ambulances and police driving past. Whenever I hear a siren it is NEVER a police car anymore. They just don't seem to exist.

woodhill Mon 15-Apr-19 16:43:30

That is disgusting Ginger

Gwenhwyfar Fri 19-Apr-19 23:56:10

"Take down their number plate, preferably car colour and make if you can. Ring the police on 101

The MN answer to everything 🙄

You seriously think that's a police matter???"

Drivers going through a red light and nearly hitting pedestrians?
Of course, that's a police matter. Why wouldn't it be?

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