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A history of traffic lights

A history of traffic lights

Why traffic lights? Quite simply … it’s what I do for a living!  I design traffic signal junctions and signalised crossings. I can hear you asking “Well, that’s all lovely, Kev, but why put it on your blog?”. Short answer is that I needed a subject for a new post and, in the end, I … Continue reading

A family fable – the truth is out there!

It’s an old family story that apparently there is a connection to the famous painter Sir William Beechey. I don’t remember how old I was when I first heard this, but I know I was still at school. It didn’t really register – I was a kid and I was more interested in playing football! … Continue reading