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Haha: Apostrophes in street signs have been banned by a council because its staff spend too much time dealing with complaints about grammar.

Readers Comments

  1. Michael Richards Tuesday 03 February 2009

    Hell's - sorry, hells bells...

  2. I guess the council workers can take down that Lynne Truss dart-board now.

  3. This is a great story. I linked to it here: http://texasredbooks.blogspot.com/2009/02/punctuation-police.html

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