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Andreas Markides' Presidential blog
Learning from the past, preparing for the future
14 July 2017
I was honoured to be part of a one-day conference at University College London which celebrated 50 years of Transport Planning at the University. My presentation on our work for
, which had been led by Prof Glenn Lyons during the previous year, was well received - even though I felt a little intimidated to be presenting after Professor Richard Allsop who had been my tutor at the University nearly 35 years ago!
Did you know…
Gaslit and operated by a policeman, the first traffic lights were installed outside Parliament on December 9, 1868?
They exploded 3 weeks later, thanks to a gas leak.
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