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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PARENTS fear their children are not safe outside school after a number of traffic near-misses just months after the council scrapped lollipop ladies.
Pat, along with four other lollipop ladies, is being made redundant by Middlesbrough Council after 38 years as their employee.
BIRMINGHAM'S army of lollipop ladies and men has been saved from the axe after city bosses of performed an 11th hour U-turn on cuts for the second year running.
Our selection of the best of your messages to our Twitter and Facebook sites Half of Coventry's lollipop patrols could be gone by September We need the lollipop ladies and men, if schools can't afford it and the government cba to pay for them, then it needs volunteers x Gemma Louise Toogood Ridiculous
AS Newcastle City Council goes ahead with its plan to scrap school crossing patrols, we asked a North East family whether they think there is still a place for lollipop ladies and men on the school run?
Because it seems our lollipop ladies and men are going the same way as so many other great British stalwarts - the scrapheap.
I just wish all the best to Lucy and my friend and hope they recover soon after their ordeal and just appeal to other drivers to think before they abuse our lollipop ladies.
London, Dec 28 (ANI): A survey has revealed that a quarter of local councils are firing traditional school lollipop ladies in a bid to save money.
Actually, we need 3,000 Lollipop ladies linked via radio, acting in threes spaced about 500 meters apart.
LOLLIPOP ladies (and men) have a new weapon in the battle against dangerous motorists - cameras fixed to their trademark poles.
One of the songs, performedon aDVD sent along with paintings and drawings to judges includes the line: "All lollipop ladies are not the same, Sheila will always remember your name.
Lollipop ladies are being given Robocop-style head cameras after reporting a rise in the number of attacks on them.