Tag Archives: Signage Boards

Do To Let Signage Boards Encourage Burglars?

Estate agents in Manchester could soon be prohibited from putting up to let signage boards outside houses around the city, after council chiefs suggested that these signs in student areas like Withington and Fallowfield make properties seem like easy targets for burglars. According to the Manchester Evening News, some have suggested that these signs (many of which are left up all year round) are unattractive Read More →

Food Waste Signage Boards To Feature In Supermarkets

Figures from waste and recycling advisory organisation Wrap show that around 7.3 million tonnes of food waste was thrown away from households in the UK in 2015, up from the seven million tonnes binned back in 2012. Wasting food is not only bad for the environment because it generates greenhouse gasses, but it’s also bad for people’s back pockets – which is why we’re sure Read More →

Toys ‘R’ Us Announces Autism-Friendly Shopping Event

Retailer Toys ‘R’ Us has revealed it will host a special Christmas shopping event for children with autism. Stores around the UK will take a number of steps to make them less stressful environments for children with the condition, such as by dimming the lights, reducing the use of fluorescent lighting where possible and introducing autism-friendly signage boards designed to provide a more calming influence. Read More →

Bonfire on the beach

Beach Fires Spark Need For Signage Boards

Beach fires in Swansea have become such a problem that the local council has had to install signage boards at Langland in order to deter people, making it very plain that open fires are not allowed on the sand or on the steps nearby. A spokesman for the local authority advised people to get in touch with the police if they do see fires like Read More →

Children's playground park

Playground Signage Boards Called For After Baby Burns Hands

A concerned parent is calling for safety signage boards to be erected in playgrounds to warn adults and children that equipment like swings and slides may be hot during a heatwave after her one-year-old child burned her hands on a playground ramp. Mother Lucy Brown was horrified when her daughter started screaming after touching the metal ramp, with the child’s hands swollen, bright red and Read More →