‘Be aware of large vehicles’ and other stating-the-obvious crime

Croydon Council have launched a cycle awareness campaign. The press release reads: ‘From 14 October, campaign banners will be displayed on lampposts, a promotional trailer will be driven around the borough, and stickers and posters will be sent to local business, and placed on vans and lorries.’ Marvellous. What do the posters say? ‘STAY BEHIND….