Le coin des chroniqueurs
 19.10.2018, 12:00

La chronique anglophone: in a Roundabout Way

Catherine Nelson Pollard, blogueuse.

Living in Nyon Catherine Nelson-Pollard, Nyonnaise qui tient le blog "Living in Nyon", s'est étonnée que les ronds-points aient été inventés par son peuple d'origine, les Britanniques.

Last weekend there was a four-page article in «Le Matin Dimanche» purely on roundabouts. The feature talked about the proliferation of roundabouts in this country and how “Les giratoires font tourner les Romands en rond”. 

Spending one’s weekend reading about roundabouts may sound a bit bizarre but I confess I found it rather interesting. Apparently it was the British who invented the roundabout....