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  • I have since found this document that might explain what is going on with TMC in the UK: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/190078/Traffic_and_Travel_Report_1_.pdf To me, it reads like the green light for UK's TMC services can be withdrawn over time. I think it…
  • I am aware that TMC was /is service is delivered by radio signals. I have 2 sat-navs that use it. Both have worked reasonably well in the past but the service has degrading in more recent times. I suspect it has now been quietly dropped! Early sat-navs with the TMC option used FM and then later moved to using DAB. However,…
  • I have limited experience as I only recently bought my latest satnav. I note that the A14 Huntingdon bypass has been completed but not yet showing on the latest map-updates 3 months later. But it is worse that that, the last update actually gets it wrong at A14, junction 31. Previously junction 31 was correct in that that…
  • In reply to email to me from VikramK re mapping errors on /around the A14 Junction 31: Most of the comments in this discussion don't affect me or my Satnavs as I can and do use the old A14 (A1307) when travelling to/ St Ives to/from Ipswich. It is that bit of the A14 on the satnav map at A14 Junction 31 that is the…
  • I installed latest map-up-date on my Mio Spirit 8670 LM Truck in early March 2020. Mio satnav products use the same map source as TomTom. My Mio satnav has a problem with A14J31 when travelling East. The slip road is missing. It was there before the recent A14 road improvements and it is on my old TomTom. I have reported…