Five lessons from a decade working with open data

13th December 2013 @mikejthompson

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Five Data Stories

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How we connected postcodes and administrative areas

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2

How we mapped public transport travel times

Travel time to Welsh secondary schools

3

How we crowd-sourced “scenic-ness” data

4

How providing a good online bin collections service is basically a data problem

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Check your bin collection dates Check the date of your next bin collection and subsequent ones. What goes into your bins? Find out which things go in which bins.

Report a missed bin collection Let us know if your bin collection has been missed.

Find your nearest tip or recycling centre Find your local rubbish dump, what it takes and the opening times.

Bulky waste collection How to organise the collection of a bulky item for disposal.

Order a new bin Get in touch if your bin needs to be fixed or replaced.

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Fly tipping Commercial waste Clinical waste

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Bin Collection Dates for 3 Victoria Street, Borchester, BO1 1AB
Black bin Domestic Waste Next collection Tomorrow, 5th July (Weekly) Blue box Recycling Next collection Tomorrow, 5th July (Weekly)

Made a mistake? Change address

Green bin Garden Waste Next collection A Week Friday, 12th July (Every other week)

Please make sure your bins are put out by 7am on the morning of your collection. You can download your bin collection calendar to print out.

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Photo credits Slide 6: Flickr user JD Hancock Slide 21, 22: Alex Singleton: http://www.alex-singleton.com/how-scenic-is-the-hs2-route/ Others: unsplash.com