Driving Test Success ROAD SIGNS HOME --- MAIN MENU Road Signs Giving Directions Motorway Signs are generally RECTANGUALR with a BLUE background




At a junction leading directly into a motorway (junction number may be shown on a black background)


On approaches to junctions (junction number may be shown on a black background)


Route confirmatory sign after junction


Downward pointing arrows mean "Get In Lane"


The panel with the inclined arrow indicates the destination which can be reached by leaving the motorway at the next junction

Primary Route Signs generally have a GREEN background




Seen on approaches to Junctions


Seen at the junction


Seen on approaches to junctions


Route confirmatory sign after junction


Primary route forming part of a ring road
Signs on Non-Primary and Local Routes have a BLACK BORDER






Seen on approaches to junctions


Seen at the junction


Directions to toilets with access for disabled
Other Direction Signs



Picnic Site road sign
Picnic Site


Ancient monument in the cars of English Heritage

Direction to a carpark road sign
Direction to a car park

Tourist attraction road sign
Tourist attraction


Direction to camping and caravan site

Advisory route for lorries  road sign
Advisory route for lorries


Route for pedal cycles forming part of a network


Recommended route for pedal cycles to place shown

Route for pedestrians road sign
Route for pedestrians


Symbols showing emergency diversion route for motorway and other main road traffic



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