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UK data chief seeks end to government information silos
By Neil Merrett
Mike Bracken talks need for shared information registers across government - MP Matt Warman considers possible change in attitudes to single cradle-to-grave identity
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Cabinet Office will publish its missing spend data - but cannot say when
By Neil Merrett
Response to Government Computing FoI request declines immediate publication but insists that "preparations for publication are advancing"
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Highways England mulls GIS expansion potential
By Neil Merrett
Organisation’s use of mapping tools to inform ongoing provision of cycling schemes viewed as key exemplar to encourage further take up of the technology
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Welsh chief digital officer plans at “very early stage”
By Neil Merrett
Devolved authority presently looking at examples of how other public sector bodies have delivered CDO role before finalising plans
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Wales to appoint first chief digital officer
By Neil Merrett
New digital chief role will oversee digital transformation of Welsh public sector based around open data and standards
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The mystery of the missing Cabinet Office spend data
By Neil Merrett
Department unable to comment on why the “previous government” has failed to update statistics since last July due to pre-election period; details of senior officials’ meetings also unavailable
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Labour manifesto confirms 'pause' on Universal Credit
By David Bicknell
Procurement contracts to be more accessible to smaller firms; digital government to be more transparent; Labour backs 'open data by default'; Health and Social Care Act to be repealed
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Liberal Democrats propose Digital Rights Bill
By Neil Merrett
13 step plan aims to reforms data protection and online privacy through stronger regulator and encryption technologies
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Labour wants to bring council websites within GOV.UK platform
By Neil Merrett
Party sets out digital and IT plans including commitments to "ethical data", disaggregated IT contracts and common platforms for local government transformation
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Mike Bracken appointed first Whitehall chief data officer
By Neil Merrett
GDS executive director will take dual role leading work on national data standards and government information sharing strategy
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Ethical frameworks and APIs dominate open data discussion
By Neil Merrett
Labour's Chi Onwurah says ethical guidelines on data ownership will be vital to preventing another care.data controversy in the public sector
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Procserve chief executive to lead Ordnance Survey
By Neil Merrett
Nigel Clifford will take up new role as OS chief executive in June to lead its work on innovation and partnerships as a GovCO
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Expansion of FoI to cover outsourcing remains under “review”
By Neil Merrett
Minister of state for justice pledges to have all public service delivery contracts subject to FoI law; however no formal coalition agreement has been reached as yet
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NHS England to launch care.data standards testing within weeks
By Neil Merrett
Patient and information director Tim Kelsey confirms testing will soon commence to ensure project addresses concerns raised by national data guardian
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Ordnance Survey commits to open data address sharing
By Neil Merrett
UPRN details will be provided on royalty free basis to support public sector service innovation, while UK meets with other countries to share open data progress
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