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Whitehall gains award for 'open government'
By David Bicknell
Neighbourhood planning entry wins UK third place at Open Government Awards - but transparency claim is rather undermined by failure to publish spend data
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Local authorities urge Whitehall data support improvements
By Neil Merrett
Authorities at Socitm 2015 Conference argue for central government lead on data standards as GDS accepts challenges around legacy systems and information
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University project sets out to build open datastore for UK councils
By David Bicknell
Initiative aims to make life easier for new users or those with limited analytical resources
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Open data and blockchain among key GovCamp Cymru tech focuses
By Neil Merrett
Welsh public sector-focused event looked at challenges around transparency and user needs; questions raised over motivation for devolved digital transformation
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Paul Maltby takes up UK data director role
By Neil Merrett
GDS open data lead will now be responsible for outlining cross-government information strategy following departure of Mike Bracken
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London boroughs back common standards-led data approach
By Neil Merrett
Kingston and Sutton ICT lead favours more regional, decentralised approach to data sharing, but sees value of certain national initiatives for purposes like ID assurance
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LocalGovCamp considers councils' shared platform and data challenges
By Neil Merrett
Saturday's 'unconference' brought together stakeholders from across local central and government to look at direction for specialist digital services and collaboration
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LocalGovCamp team identifies API and common standards challenges
By Neil Merrett
Ongoing work on data and system integration seen as vital focuses for local councils ahead of weekend's 'unconference' event
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GDS to start 'discovery work' on status tracking platform
By Neil Merrett
Discussions to begin with wider number of departments over common needs to inform latest component of Government as a Platform strategy
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Defra's open data drive gets Bracken's approval
By David Bicknell
GDS executive director stresses department's "deep-rooted culture change", shifting Defra's focus to be open by default
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Government seeks open standards feedback
By Neil Merrett
Consultation invites responses on proposals to overhaul standards for sharing job, location and property information in support of wider digital transformation aims
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ODI urges strong data leadership in post-Bracken era
By Neil Merrett
Group calls for next government chief data officer to focus on enacting open standards and licensing to strengthen information sharing nationally
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We need to talk about Mike
By David Bicknell
A few quotes from inside and outside Whitehall on GDS executive director Mike Bracken's announcement of his departure from government
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Interactivity drives Torbay’s BI overhaul aims
By Neil Merrett
Council now working to add in-house purchase card reconciliation as part of ongoing efforts to improve automation of its finance data
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Cabinet Office to take over FoI policy
By Neil Merrett
New commission established to review the FoI Act to balance the need of a “safe space” for policy development, as campaign group warns of possible transparency crack down
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