In Ireland the signs are kind of just suggestions:
In England I found their signs are just very – literal. There’s not a lot of big fancy words cluttering up the meaning of something. What it says is what you get:
Kathryn says she’s never noticed this before. But since I couldn’t stop pointing and giggling at pub signs like Pie and Ale £2 she now is seeing it and the other day sent me a photo of a bottle of Radiator Stop Leak. As she says, “why waste words?” Why indeed!