Where did all the E’s go?


The obsessional part of me has always been bothered by the fact that Avenue now seems to be abbreviated as Av instead of Ave as I was taught in Year 5.

I have always meant to write to Someone at Council but could not maintain my rage (or indeed remember that I cared) when a car trip was over. I finally tried to find out today why our Council uses Av on all its signs and I find ‘experts’ are split on what is standard. (A bit like experts on tree safety.)

I was over the moon when I found this sign today while I was out and about:




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