The Local Digital Campaign have launched a free new digital product to help local authorities respond to social care finance enquires, shifting the emphasis toward digital first and reducing pressure on resources. The Deferred Payment Agreements...

The Local Digital Programme explore the use of data standards as a means to save money in local government As a follow up to our recent blog on data standards, the Local Digital Programme , in the Department for Communities and Local Government ,...

In the first of a new series of articles, Helen Nicol, Gesche Schmid and David Brewer explore how the public sector can unlock the full potential of data. Spurred by a new generation of digital technologies, there is growing recognition in the...

In the Summer 2015 budget, the Chancellor set out proposals to support enhanced digital services across Local Government. First delivered at a recent Westminster eForum conference , this presentation by Helen Nicol explores options for improving...

Cities and businesses can bid for a £10m government fund to revolutionise the way the Internet of Things benefits citizens. UK cities and businesses are being encouraged to apply for a £10m fund in a competition that will revolutionise the way the...

Public servants need to be smarter about embedding digital technologies and big data to deliver more integrated and better local services. Real local service transformation is, as the recent Service Transformation Challenge Panel's report...

Just over a year since the launch of the Local Digital Campaign , local and central government gathered to highlight progress and discuss digital transformation tips and techniques with peers that could be taken away and put into practice now....