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Census 2011 shows large population changes in local areas

16th July 2012

The wait is over, with the first release of Census 2011 data…
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Find Your Initiative: Mapping area-based programmes

6th July 2012

We’ve been rather busy playing with maps this week. Not only have…
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Numberhood in the charts

2nd July 2012

Having recently reached 10,000 plus downloads of our Numberhood local data app,…
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Mapping local open data sources

28th June 2012

As part of our Data4nr local data service, sponsored by the Department…
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Open Data Goodness

28th June 2012

Lots of Open Data Goodness released this morning from the Cabinet Office…
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Woo hoo, Numberhood goes silver!

24th May 2012

Our Numberhood local data app has now hit a big 10,000 downloads,…
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How deprivation levels affect rural funding

24th May 2012

Deprivation levels and funding allocations can sound a bit dry and technical,…
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Another addition to OCSI team

11th May 2012

More exciting news this week as we welcome another set of skills…
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Brighton and Hove Local Information System Launch

30th March 2012

Congratulations to Brighton and Hove BHLIS provides mapping and reporting to local government,…
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Data Engagement and LIS: video of Graham Lally’s talk

8th March 2012

A video of Graham’s talk on  “Data Engagement and Local Information Systems”…
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Resources and data

Simple Data Visualisation with jQuery and Highcharts

27th February 2012

Last year, we developed the Food Issues Census explorer site, to go…
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A new face in the OCSI team

24th February 2012

Exciting news at OCSI Towers this month, as our first intern joins…
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Resources and data

Data and visualisations for friday

24th February 2012

Seeing as it is Friday, thought we’d put up a few links…
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“Data Engagement and LIS” talk from IA Conference

22nd February 2012

Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been speaking about “Data Engagement…
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A goldfish of our own

31st January 2012

Needing a little more space in the office for all the plants,…
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Happy Christmas from OCSI

22nd December 2011

Best wishes from us all at OCSI for a great Christmas and…
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Our living wage intern programme

5th December 2011

Want to use your knowledge and skills to make a difference in…
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Help us improve data signposting for local areas

11th November 2011

Data4nr (www.data4nr.net) is a well-used, trusted and freely-available source to help users…
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