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cats_123 Plus
17 5.1k 30 Northern Ireland
19 Nov 2019 7:44AM
The good old days of having to show your expertise in hand signals on your driving test!!! 😁😁
bluesandtwos 12 530 1 England
19 Nov 2019 8:11AM
We still get hand signals from fellow motorists now but sadly they involve just one finger, sometimes two and sometimes fist like, as though trying to shake the last drop from a ketchup bottle. Wink
Nikonuser1 Plus
9 170 16 United Kingdom
19 Nov 2019 9:04AM
I can still remember having to do hand signal on my driving test DaveWinkWink

Cliff
19 Nov 2019 9:39AM
Great stuff, Dave.

JohnSmile
19 Nov 2019 9:41AM
You wouldn't do that now days Dave, they would have the watch of your wrist in a heartbeat!
Geoff
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
19 Nov 2019 9:46AM
Wow, thatís a rave from the grave Dave. I remember my dad teaching me the correct hand signals when I was a child.
Saastad 2 16 15 Norway
19 Nov 2019 10:37AM
Nice old stuff!

Arne Smile
19 Nov 2019 11:02AM
Excellent
Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
19 Nov 2019 11:15AM
Those hand signals are still in the Highway Code as they must be.
Fantastic old world image.
KateGrin
19 Nov 2019 11:17AM
"No, I am not waving at the cameraman"SmileSmileSmile
Another great image of yesteryear, Dave
cbrundage 8 4 United States
19 Nov 2019 11:34AM
I remember doing hand signals too! Wonderful old photo.
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
19 Nov 2019 2:16PM
A wonderful blast from the past Dave.
Peter
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
19 Nov 2019 3:29PM
I seem to recall many years ago when I were a lad, that in the Highway Code it showed how to use hand-signals! Nowadays, it only seems to be used in road rage... 🤬👍
Trev 😀
Maiwand 15 3 73 England
19 Nov 2019 3:41PM

Quote:I seem to recall many years ago when I were a lad, that in the Highway Code it showed how to use hand-signals! Nowadays, it only seems to be used in road rage... 🤬👍
Trev 😀


I would certainly agree with this comment.
Ron
19 Nov 2019 4:52PM
Yes, it does make you wonder how motorists responded in the unlikely event of road rage in those days.........ĒI say, you bounder, that really wasnít proper cricket, was it, sirí might have been a possibility? 🙂
19 Nov 2019 5:21PM
I learnt hand signals when I took my test. Never used them though. You do not have to do a three point turn any more you can take as many maneuvers as you like. Reverse around a corner has gone. Think this is because there are always cars parked up to every corner.

Great photo Dave. Happy days when there was hardly any traffic!

Debs
JuBarney Plus
10 34 5 United Kingdom
19 Nov 2019 5:28PM
A delightful old image
Ju
19 Nov 2019 7:51PM
Stunning image & great reminder of bygone motoring era, Dave.
Enjoying this series. Great title.Smile
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
20 Nov 2019 1:07AM
Really those were the days Dave, not a mobile or Ipod in sight...
Excellent work !! Isabel GrinGrin
dales Plus
5 13 Australia
20 Nov 2019 11:58AM
Now he would probably be charged for not being in full control of the vehicle , terrific early motoring image Dave
Ian

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