When in any country several domestic breeds have once been established, their occasional intercrossing, with the aid of selection, has, no doubt, largely aided in the formation of new sub-breeds; but the importance of the crossing
of varieties has, I believe, been greatly exaggerated, both in regard to animals and to those plants which are propagated by seed.
The spokesman explained that the safe crossing
times on Tuesday were between 3.30am and 11.05am.
The areas for traffic movement will be prohibited on Pahela Baishakh include: Bangla Motor-Ruposhi Bangla-Shahbagh-TSC-Doel Chattar; Ruposhi Bangla-Kakrail-Matshya Bhaban-Kodom Foara; Matshya Bhaban-Shahbagh-Kantaban; Polashi-Shaheed Minar-Doel Chattar-High Court Crossing
; Bakshibazar-Shaheed Minar-TSC; Shahidullah Hall Crossing-Doel Chattar and Nilkhet-TSC areas.
As part of Operation Lock, a Level Crossing
Mobile Safety Vehicle will be located at level crossings
and BTP officers and Network Rail staff will be handing out leaflets to educate people around the dangers of level crossing
That's the joint highest number of injured pedestrians for any pedestrian crossing
in Britain over this period.
The Fishermans Path crossing
, between Freshfield and Ainsdale stations, was highlighted as a danger by rail chiefs who planned to replace it with a footbridge.
Similar to a zebra crossing
, this had triangles rather than stripes.
| Tell your child that it's safest to cross at a pedestrian | Tell your child that it's safest to cross at a pedestrian crossing
or a crossing
In 2004, seven people died after a motorist apparently chose to end his life by stopping his car on a Berkshire level crossing
, in the path of an express train.
In the course of 2013, almost two million people crossed this border crossing
in both ways.
He claimed the drive to close crossings
was a response to headlines rather than facts, with non-fatal level crossing
accidents gaining widespread media coverage, unlike fatal crashes on ordinary roads.