stop or give way ahead

1. Stop or give way ahead

distance to 'Give way' line 

2. Distance
to 'Give way'
line, used with
Sign 1

distance to 'Stop' line 

3. Distance
to 'Stop' line,
used with
Sign 1

bend to left ahead 

4. Bend to left
ahead
(right if symbol
reversed)

double bend ahead first to right 

5. Left bend
sign with
‘reduce speed
now'
(right if symbol
reversed)

double bend ahead first to right 

6. Double
bend ahead
first to right
(symbol may
be reversed)

dual carriageway ends ahead 

7. Dual
carriageway
ends ahead

round-about ahead 

8. Roundabout
ahead

road narrows ahead on right 

9. Road
narrows on
right ahead
(left if symbol
reversed)

road narrows on both sides ahead 

10. Road
narrows on
both sides
ahead

reduce speed now 

11. Reduce
speed now

lowering of speed limit ahead 

12. Lowering
of speed limit
to that shown
ahead

sharp deviation of route 

13. Sharp
deviation
of route to
left (right
if symbol
reversed)

traffic lights ahead 

14. Traffic
signals ahead

steep hill upwards ahead 

15. Steep
hill upwards
ahead

steep hill down-wards ahead 

16. Steep hill
downwards
ahead

use low gear

17. Use low gear

use low gear for distance shown

18. Use low gear for distance shown

keep in low gear

19. Keep in low gear

traffic lights ahead

20. Single file
traffic ahead

advice for cyclists 

21. Cyclists to keep left

advice for cyclists on steep hills 

22. Cyclists to walk on steep
road

traffic accident blackspot ahead

23. Traffic accident blackspot ahead

pedestrian accidents 

24. Pedestrian accident blackspot ahead

cross roads ahead

25. Cross roads ahead

staggered junction

26. Staggered
junction ahead
(symbol may be
reversed)

side road ahead

27. Side road to
right ahead (left if
symbol reversed)

T-junc-tion ahead

28. T-junction ahead

traffic merges from left 

29. Traffic
merging from
left

merging into traffic on right 

30. Merging
into main
traffic on right

traffic merging from left 

31. Slip road
traffic merging
from left

merging into main traffic on right

32. Merging into main traffic on right

over-head electric cable ahead

33. Over-head electric cable ahead

disabled persons ahead

34. Disabled persons ahead

railway crossing ahead with gate or barrier 

35. Level
crossing with
barrier ahead

(Symbol may be reversed) Merging traffic from slip road should give
priority to main traffic on expressway
(blue colour for trunk roads)
 
quay-side or river bank ahead

36. Quay-side or river bank ahead

restricted headroom ahead

37. Restricted headroom ahead

pedestrian crossing ahead

38. Pedestrian crossing ahead

children ahead

39. Children ahead

risk of falling or fallen rocks ahead

40. Risk of falling or fallen rocks ahead

horses on road ahead

41. Horses ahead

warning sign for hazard ahead (wording may be varied) 

42. Cattle
ahead

warning sign for hazard ahead (wording may be varied) 

43. Fog or
mist ahead

franchised buses bus lane ahead 

44. Bus
lane ahead
(Franchised
buses)

all buses 

45. Bus lane
ahead
(All buses)

franchised buses bus lane on major road ahead 

46. Bus lane
(Franchised
buses) on
major road
ahead

bus lane on major road ahead 

47. Bus lane
(All buses)
on major
road ahead

warning to pedestrians crossing road 

48. Warning
to
pedestrians
crossing
road with
bus lane

vehicles of the light rail or trams ahead 

49. Light rail
vehicles or
trams ahead

light rail vehicle lane ahead 

50. Light rail
vehicle lane
or tram lane
ahead

light rail vehicle lane on major road ahead 

51. Light rail
vehicle lane
or tram lane
on major road
ahead

Pedestrians on road ahead 

52.
Pedestrians
on or crossing
road ahead

cycles ahead 

53.
Cycleway
ahead
(cyclists on or
crossing road
ahead)

Pedestrians on road ahead 

54. Cyclists
ahead

uneven road ahead 

55. Uneven
road surface
ahead

red light/speed camera ahead 

56. Road
hump ahead

red light camera control zone 

57. Two-way
traffic across
a one-way
road ahead

two-way traffic straight ahead 

58. Two-way
traffic ahead

red light/speed camera ahead 

59. Red light/speed camera
ahead

red light camera control zone 

60. Red light camera control
zone

plate used to state the safe height of Sign 33 

61. Plate used with Sign 33 to state the safe height

children going to or from school, plate used with Sign 39 

62. School ahead, plate used
with Sign 39

children's playground near roadside 

63. Playground ahead, plate
used with Sign 39

distance to hazard 

64. Distance as shown
to hazard

right-hand roadside 

65. Red-on
the left edge
of a road

central reservation

66. White-on
the right edge
of a single
carriageway

central reservation

67. Amber-on
the right edge
of the central
reservation of a
dual carriageway

 

 

(Hazard markers - facing drivers to indicate the edge
of a carriageway or an obstruction near that edge)