Yellow coat is a huge hit

Tweedmouth crossing lady Jean Simmie was proud to show off her new uniform in May 1998.

Thursday, 10th May 2018, 12:57 pm
Updated Wednesday, 9th May 2018, 10:15 am

The new bright yellow coat, which matches her lollipop and replaced the familiar white coats, was the result of part of a £20,000 sponsorship deal between Northumberland County Council and Volkswagen.

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The coat had a ‘Drive Safely’ message on the back.