Road sign slip in Plaistow

Let’s hope bus drivers don’t look too closely at this road marking because it might leave passengers stranded by the side of the road.

But who can blame them with road markings like these? Instead of reading “Bus Stop”, the painters working on New Barn Street have omitted an S so it reads “Bus Top”.

This blunder was found by Emma Gent from Canning Town who also spotted the “Sus Stop” marking on Barking Road which was featured in the Recorder.

Emma, of Ringlet Close, said: “Can’t Newham find a road painter that knows how to spell?”