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    Building for the future

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    When it comes to old sayings, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” is one of them. To say that losing the linked data portal at a time when it was starting to build traction with users is something of an understatement. It was an unfortunate combination of bad contract...
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    The County

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    Of all the many geographies in the United Kingdom, this one is probably calculated to cause the most confusion. But why should that be? After all, everyone knows what a county is and which county (if any) they live in, don’t they? Well, that depends entirely on which particular type...