Greg Clark MP has today released details of further devolution deals, following on from those announced by George Osborne in the budget. In a surprise move it was revealed that Solihull will become an independent state and has annexed Birmingham airport. Mr Clark also said that the Cornish Wheelbarrow … Read full article
Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic party (CDU) suffered yesterday as the Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) party made gains in Germany’s regional elections.
On a day that is known as ‘super Sunday’ in Germany, residents of Baden-Württemberg, Rhineland-Palatinate and Saxony-Anhalt went to the ballot box to vote in their state elections. This … Read full article
We can all be charged with shying away from ‘data.’ As planners, developers, council officers and consumers, we all know that there are vast possibilities for data and that great leaps are being made in the technology that collects it beneath our very noses. Yet many of us do not … Read full article
Following a successful pilot project at Pimlico station in early 2015, Wayfindr has been awarded a $1m grant by Google.org as part of the Google Impact Challenge: Disabilities program.
Wayfindr is the product of a joint venture between the Royal London Society for Blind People (RLSB) and digital product studio, … Read full article
Peterborough was named Smart City 2015 at the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona this week in recognition of it’s commitment to applying a circular economy model to the city and to becoming the UK’s ‘Environment Capital.’
A jury of seven international experts evaluated the 265 candidates from 52 … Read full article