lollipop lady

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Noun1.lollipop lady - a woman hired to help children cross a road safely near a schoollollipop lady - a woman hired to help children cross a road safely near a school
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
crossing guard - someone who helps people (especially children) at a traffic crossing
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lollipop lady

n (Brit inf) → ˜ Schülerlotsin f
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Last year Kirklees Council revealed it had 32 vacancies for lollipop men or women but had struggled to find anyone.
ALL the lollipop men and women in one city are facing the sack - because of savage Tory cuts.
THOUSANDS of people have signed petitions to save the jobs of lollipop men and women.
ANGRY parents have criticised council plans to axe lollipop men and women across Birmingham.
It's with the help of such friendly lollipop men and women that we managed to get my autistic/ ADHD child to walk to school.
Cabinet member responsible for school crossing patrols, Cllr Malcolm Kennedy, said: "Along with other local authorities, the city has a shortage of lollipop men and women which means from time to time we need to redeploy some staff to meet need.
A COVENTRY grandad wants to raise PS100,000 by September to save Coventry's lollipop men and women.
Cllr Dave Cowans, said: "Despite our previous pleas for potential lollipop men and women to get in touch, we don't have anyone for this site, so the only option is to install a temporary pedestrian crossing and teach school children how to use it safely.
Lollipop men and women have the same powers as police officers when in comes to stopping traffic
After meeting campaigners in Cadoxton, Ms Hutt said: "With our programme of safe routes to schools seeking to make walking to and from school more safe, the support of the school patrol lollipop men and women is important to secure pupils' safety.
LOLLIPOP men and women are to be equipped with cameras to help protect them from increasing levels of foul abuse from motorists.