Why do we continue to pay for open location data?

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Two men are confused by a paper map

I don’t understand how our Government works. I understand that tough decisions often need to be made – but sometimes those decisions are so utterly without reason that you have to wonder if politicians spend most of their days “painting their noses“. The UK used to have a public sector postal service – the Royal…

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Free Our Postcodes

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VoteUK is no more.  In order to precisely show you where your electoral registration office was, I needed to take its postcode and covert it to latitude and longitude.  That’s the service Ernest Marples provided. A few days ago, the Post Office – in their infinite wisdom – set their legal dogs on those running…

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