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Danger: English language at risk

The article 'Sign of the times' (NCE 27 March) showed a photograph of a temporary closure sign attached to permanently fixed posts that read: 'This road will be Closed Wed 24 Oct till Friday 26 Oct Overnight from 9.00pm till 6.00am.'

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