bees, honey and other sticky subjects

Tuesday, September 14, 2004

Sweet penalties

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is this week and honey is a big part of the festival (see earlier story). As part of the celebrations, Israeli traffic police will give small jars of honey to motorists stopped for committing minor offences instead of issuing a summons. Police hope that the honey accompanied by an explanation may result in better road behaviour.


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