The industry loses another pioneer – Peter Hutchinson of The Traffic Group

AGD Systems has released a statement announcing, with deepest regrets, that the Managing Director of The Traffic Group Peter (Pete) Hutchinson, passed away on 30 May following a short illness. He is survived by his wife Rachel and their three children Kerrie, Ciara and Conor, brother Phil and his parents Mike and Hilary. The statement […]

Richard Harris remembered

Ahead of his funeral in Aberystwyth this afternoon, Highways News is paying further tribute to Richard Harris with two more contributions from former colleagues. Ian Catling was responsible for introducing Richard to the ITS sector 36 years ago; and Prof Charles Musselwhite worked with him on what turned out to be his final ITS project. […]

Investment in upgrades falls despite TfL’s £138m operating surplus

Transport for London (TfL) hit an operating surplus of £138m in the last financial year but investment in its network dipped amid a dearth in government funding. In its financial report covering March 2023 to April 2024, TfL said capital enhancement had fallen from £1.36bn to £1.25bn year-on-year over what marked the first period it has operated without Covid-era […]

TfL offers free Santander Cycle rides for all Londoners every Sunday in June

TfL and Santander are offering free and unlimited 30 minute rides for all Londoners on every Sunday in June to celebrate the launch of TfL Cycle Sundays. The offer comes as Santander e-bikes recently celebrated one million hires, demonstrating their immense popularity in London.   TfL Cycle Sundays is a new programme of leisurely cycle routes […]


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