Cambridgeshire Insight Blog

Mon, 13 March, 2017
The Cambridgeshire Culture Card is a new, ambitious project initiated by the My Cambridge Local Cultural Education Partnership.  The scheme aims to use contemporary technologies and linked data to:
Thu, 29 September, 2016
The Environment Agency’s LiDAR survey is a magnificent open data resource and an impressive leap of faith from the previous business model. For a while I’ve been wondering, how might a platform for...
Mon, 25 July, 2016
Mystifying headlineIn Cambridge News, an article was published, titled " 'Priced out' of Cambridge claims as data ranks city best place to work due to housing affordability" (13 July 2016, here).One...
Fri, 8 July, 2016
Recently we have been publishing quite a lot of data stories on our open data portal Cambridgeshire Insight Open Data. These stories help provide context to how our data is, and can be, used in our...
Wed, 27 January, 2016
Policy Compass has been designed as a project to simplify the way data is utilised, interacted with, mashed-up, visualised and interpreted. The increasing amount of trusted local, national and...
Thu, 10 September, 2015
Last month the Office for National Statistics (ONS) released updated Travel to Work Areas (TTWAs). The new TTWAs were based on the 2011 Census. TTWAs show regions where at least 75% of an area’s...
Thu, 19 March, 2015
Under reporting of crime is an emerging isssue locally, and Nationally. Police and Crime Cmmisisoners are very much concerned about this and want to improve crime reporting across the nation. With...
Tue, 16 December, 2014
A few weeks ago we put up a quiz about crime stas in your area. All the answers can be found through the Community Safety Interactive Atlas.As promised however, here are the answers! 1. In...
Mon, 24 November, 2014
The updated Cambridgeshire Atlas for Community Safety shows rates per 1,000 people and counts of crime for different crime types for all wards within Cambridgeshire.The Community Safety atlas is now...

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