Traffic Lights

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Roads – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 28th January 1959.

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Photo of Sir Richard Nugent Sir Richard Nugent , Guildford 12:00 am, 28th January 1959

Unless there is a "Cross-now" signal, pedestrians should, when crossing at a light-controlled intersection, take into account the movement of the traffic as well as the indication of the lights. The installation of "Cross-now" phases involves a delay to traffic and is, therefore, for crossings where pedestrians experience special difficulties.