A concerned dad has hit out at Dundee City Council after zig-zag lines at a school disappeared. Signs indicate the start and end of school zones. Wonder if anyone can help interpret this line in the highway code regarding zigzag outside a school. You’ll find yellow zig zag road markings positioned outside school entrances, hospitals, police, ambulance and fire stations. South Lakes Police officers were conducting parking and engagement patrols at Castle Park School in Kendal to ensure drivers were not parking illegally. I think you will find that it is not the School who put the Lines at the side of the Road. not me personally but just wondering what others views on it are. We have painted yellow ‘zig-zags’ road markings outside many schools in Hammersmith and Fulham for a very good reason: the safety of pupils. A child is any person less 3) Double continuous yellow lines along the side of the road or single zig-zag yellow line along the side of the road - No parking at all times on this side of the road. OFFICERS are reminding parents that zig zag lines outside of schools means parking is strictly prohibited. Simply put, you cannot park on these lines at any time. Do you think it would help if the zig-zag lines … Yellow zig-zag lines outside schools, hospitals, or fire, police or ambulance stations indicate the length of road where stopping or waiting is strictly prohibited. What do you think about the parking situation outside school entrances in Crowborough. Outside my wifes school the police have now put yellow no parking cones at 3ft intervals on the yellow zig zag lines. Yellow zig-zag lines. Share Your Views. The issue of school keep clear markings will be discussed at East Sussex County Council’s meeting on Tuesday 10th February: www.eastsussex.gov.uk. Yellow zig zag lines. So this bold image featuring youngsters strewn in a zig-zag line should have a big impact in a bid to increase road safety outside schools. They will give you a PCN but it is not endorsable. The Highway Code states: “You MUST NOT wait or park, or stop to set down and pick up passengers, on school entrance markings.” (Highway Code rule 238, Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.) How do they work? 2) Single continuous yellow line along the side of the road - No parking between 7:00am to 7:00pm on this side of the road except on Sundays and Public Holidays. What are the yellow zig-zag lines on the road outside schools for? White zigzag lines are marked on the road, showing you are approaching a school zone. School zones have a speed limit of 25 km/h at any time when a child is in the zone, whenever a child is on the road, footpath, median strip, even if they are on a bike. 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