Tag Archives: localgovweb

Politician pin ups – open-licensed pictures, please

Andy Mabbett calls on public bodies to provide open-licensed pictures of politicians and senior officers. Continue reading

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Dan Slee, me, HyperLocal Govcamp West Midlands, BrewCamp, and cake

Andy Mabbett is mentioned in a new blog post by Dan Slee, about HyperLocal Govcamp West Midlands, BrewCamp, and cake Continue reading

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This weekend was indistinguishable from magic

Andy Mabbett is still excited by computers and the web; and by UKGovCamp. Continue reading

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My Open Data Challenge to UK Local Government: a Wikipedia Page for Every Council

An open data problem experienced by OpenlyLocal could be solved if staff from each UK council simply started a Wikipedia article about their council, where none already exists. Continue reading

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