James Butlin, principal highways safety engineer, Highways & Transport at Northamptonshire County Council, has sadly died after a serious illness.
James passed away on 29 January while being treated at Northampton General Hospital.
James had been actively involved in road safety within Northamptonshire since he joined the authority in 2000 and was a regular participant in the Midlands Service Improvement Group (Casualty Reduction). He had also delivered numerous road safety presentations around the UK as well as making a major contribution to the Northamptonshire Casualty Reduction Strategy.
James was a serving Inspector with Northamptonshire Police Special Constabulary and committed many hours of his time to public service. He will be greatly missed by his friends and colleagues and our sympathies are extended to his family.
For more information contact John Spencer on 01604 364430.