Erroneous signs on M42 could lead to speeding let-off

Leon Poultney
Erroneous signs on M42 could lead to speeding let-off
Erroneous signs on M42 could lead to speeding let-off

Thousands of speeding offences could be overturned due to the font used on variable speed limit signage not complying with traffic regulations.

The signs, which appeared on a stretch of the M42 west of Coventry, are said to have shown mph numbers that were taller and narrower than they should have been.