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Latest Feedback

  • 2010 New Year update
  • 'Let Me be Involved'
    Connect citizens to their MP's by allowing the community to set the agenda on priority problems and to see responses.
  • Parents Helper
    A website that brings together all information that a parent could possible need to help provide the
  • Neighbourhood Watch Widget
    Making neighbourhood watch groups more effective by improving communications between members themselves and the police service.
  • Structured Feedback
    What do people think about someone
  • Clean up my neighbourhood
    Interactive map allowing residents to indicate locations of vandalism, flytipping, potholes, faulty streetlights etc
  • IM Intelligent
    An instant messaging service on the homepage of each government website providing customer help regarding the answers to questions.
  • Crime tips
    Through IP to Location conversion technology users can be targeted with ads for wanted criminals/fugitives in their area.
  • Eye on Land.
    A spatial based anonymous enforcement and planning success reporting site.
  • Local Business Finder and rater
    You enter your postcode and a Google map displays icons for local businesses with customer ratings.
  • Online UK Awareness
    A website where you can create/publish/email presentations related to public data.
  • Real-time consumer confidence indicator
    Don't wait for the latest Gallup or media led poll, this desktop application feeds a real-time national barometer.
  • Railway Users Feedback portal
    A single online page for all feedback on the UK rail service
  • The Widget Factory
    Getting Government Information and Services closer to citizens through existing websites serving communities of location and interest.
  • Our Say - Our Lives
    Website for young people to voice their opinions and gain information about health services, crime, child protection, leisure and education.
  • Map-based Citizens' Engagement Tool
    A system of map-based democracy and community engagement.
  • Time4Change
    List what changes you want to see happen in your area, society, borough, services etc and set a time frame.
  • My Government and Services
    Enter your address/postcode to get the contact details of YOUR local representatives (MP, Councillors ..) and locally managed services.
  • Community Connector Portal
    Providing a single portal for citizens to request help for community, regional, national issues, ask for information, or propose solutions.
  • Your Thoughts
    Giving the public the chance to voice their thoughts, fears, worries and perceptions on issues in their area.
  • Fill That Hole
    A central, easy-to-use web site where cyclists and motorists can report road defects that cause hazards, such as potholes.
  • OmniBus
    A tool to help communities petition for changes to & the creation of entirely new bus routes, stops & timetables.
  • How Does This Affect Me
    User creates profile of self. Website provides ongoing details of how changes in government data affect them.
  • Perception versus reality
    My idea is to compare subjective views with objective data to understand the real issues and influence effective public investment
  • The Pothole Reward Scheme
    A simple way to improve the roads, reduce unnecessary damage to vehicles/underground pipes and also reward good citizenship.
  • Vandalsnapper
    Residents log vandalism by forwarding geo-tagged picture messages from their mobile phones.
  • Sensible Spending Website
    A website that allows people to suggest how/where public money can be more efficiently spent.
  • Neighborhood Watch Online (Or Pimp my Steet)
    Real time reporting problems where people live. Roads, pathways, floods, sewage and lighting, noise, and crime reporting
  • RoadHoles.gov.uk/.com/.co.uk
    Public driven database of road faults (specifically worn/damaged roads) information reviewed and sent to local authority for fixing.
  • Rate My Healthcare
    A service that offers the public a unique way at rating hospital quality before opting to go there for treatment
  • FixMyTransport
    A site where people with shared public transport problems could come together to get things improved
  • Rate My Bus
    Complaining about bus service isn't easy. Wouldn't it be great to send complaints (or praise) to the bus company online?
  • Write to your Ambassador (or) Foreign Office 2.0
    Get the FCO to free up data on Foreign Representatives for more innovative communication and help human rights causes!
  • Submit Your Idea

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Public data is your data. Tell us what you'd build with it and you could win £20k to develop your idea to the next level.

Latest Ideas

  • 2010 New Year update
  • Polluter Finder
    Find out about and act on pollution in your area - search by pollutant, name and location.
  • WhoKnowsWho
    A service where anyone can find the immediate connections of MPs and MEPs.
  • Free Car Checks
    Help consumers to avoid buying fraudulent or stolen cars
  • Responcity
    A service to allow ordinary people to find out who is responsible for anything from roads to dental regulation.

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