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Excess road signs on the scrapheap

4 January 2013 Last updated at 07:15 GMT

Local councils up and down the UK are being encouraged to remove unnecessary road signs, in order to make the streets safer for drivers and other road users.

More than 9,000 signs are to come down as part of the plans, as Bryony Mackenzie reports.