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What do people think of the 'X-crossing'?


A diagonal crossing has opened in central London's Oxford Circus.

Based on crossings in Tokyo, the new design stops traffic in all directions, allowing shoppers to cross diagonally in an "X" as well as straight ahead.

The BBC's Mike Ramsden found out what people think of it.


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