Save Essex crossing patrols

March 22, 2014 10:24 AM

Lollipop Crossing Man"Lollipop" crossing patrols are now under review by Conservative-run Essex County Council. They are asking the schools to consider paying for the crossing patrols where a zebra or pelican crossing is in place.

The Liberal Democrats have launched a petition to persuade the Cabinet Member for Highways to change his mind. Please sign here - and tell your friends: http://signme.org.uk/940

Said Lib Dem Councillor Stephen Robinson, "The Liberal Democrats believe that these are vital for ensuring children get to school safely. Please spare a moment to sign our petition to stop the axe from falling on our children's safety - and share with your friends."

Read the story on the BBC website http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-26626409