Green Cross Code


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Green Cross Code

(in Britain) a code for children giving rules for road safety: first issued in 1971
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Friends of the Earth today launches its own version of the Green Cross Code - publishing a list of pledges it wants all political parties to support.
In film, actor David Prowse is famous for playing the Green Cross Code Man and which Star Wars character?
The car was visiting the school as part of Kerbcraft, a training scheme that takes youngsters out of the classroom to teach them the Green Cross Code.
She said: "I use a phrase from the old Green Cross Code when I talk about communication and relationships - stop, look and listen.
I remember the Green Cross Code man, a cat and not talking to strangers.
left to right: Mal Castleton, Helen Christiansen, Bren Donaldson, Miss Liverpool Tricia O'Donnell and Liz Cutrran; PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT: This young girl is certainly focussed on getting to grips with baton twirling; SAFETY FIRST: Merseyside Road Safety Queen, Suzanne Ross, 19, of Aintree, is in the safe hands of a giant Green Cross Code man
The fans are still turning up in thousands and of course I'm totally unrecognisable on screen, having played the part in a mask, but still get recognised primarily from the work I did with the Green Cross Code.
During the three-week campaign, aimed at raising awareness among children and parents, pupils designed a road safety poster and had a talk on the Green Cross Code.
STREETWISE youngsters at a Nuneaton school have proved they know their green cross code.
Gormless grown-ups" - who flout safety rules such as the Green Cross Code in front of their children, giving them a bad example.
He is aiming to take over where the Green Cross Code Man left.