Planning permission is there for a reason, yes, some might think piffle, and others say it provides a valuable service.
It might take a moment or two for this blog to register, but that is fine. Have a close look at the pink sign, yes the one on the right hand side of the photograph. Now do a visual comparison with the sign on its right.
The pink bigger sign is approximately 2m high, and the advertising bods would say ‘… great get it out there, don’t be shy …’ its offensively big.