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Villagers install fake knitted speed cameras in to keep an eye on motorists

VILLAGERS sick of fast drivers have put up a fake knitted speed camera.

The DIY device is on a pole with a cover designed to pull the wool over motoristas’ eyes.

The mystery fake speed camera which has appeared in Trewoon, Cornualha

The mystery fake speed camera which has appeared in Trewoon, CornualhaCrédito: BPM
There is even a '30' sign woven in to remind people of the speed limit

There is even a ’30sign woven in to remind people of the speed limitCrédito: BPM

There is even a “30” sign woven in to remind people of the speed limit in the hamlet of Trewoon on the edge of St Austell, Cornualha.

Community care worker Amber-rose Moone, 33, spotted the fake on the A3058, used by many drivers as a short cut.

Ela disse: “It really put a smile on my face.”

Hundreds of locals have signed a petition calling for speed cameras, highlighting an “increasing number of incidents resulting from dangerous driving”.

Ele adiciona: “Examples include damage to property, death/injury to pets, and multiple near-miss incidents.

Average speed cameras are an ­efficient and cost-effective way of catching speeding drivers.”

Mas mídia social users were quick to praise the ingenuity of the knitted camera.

Um disse: “Knitted speed cameras — at least they will be warm this winter.”

Outro adicionado: “Doesn’t get much more British than knitting a speed camera.

Top work Trewoon.”