lollipop lady

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lollipop lady

A person who helps school children cross trafficked roads in the UK during the school year. The name refers to the large signs he or she holds to attract the attention of traffic, which resemble lollipops.
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The sheriff's decision has created unrest in the village of Barr, Ayrshire, where Stevenson lives - and in nearby Maidens, where the lollipop woman stays.
n Cheerio Retiring lollipop woman Joyce Woods says goodbye to her young friends THERE were fears for the future when pupils of a village school said farewell to retiring school crossing patrol worker Joyce Woods.
STANDING FIRM: Lollipop woman Ann Doyle wants equal treatment for all; OUT IN THE COLD: Josephine Connolly doesn't receive dole on holiday
Amanda Johnston, 38, a lollipop woman who escorts children from both Holy Cross and the neighbouring Protestant Wheatfield Primary School to class, insisted she witnessed a carload of republicans from the lower Ardoyne drive into a loyalist youth who was erecting flags on the road.
I'm a lollipop woman and I see this daily - Susan, Bellshill.