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We are Britain's mapping agency. We make the most up-to-date and accurate maps of the country. But we're also a digital business, and we use our content to help governments, companies and individuals be more effective both here and around the world.
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Lots of people rely on our location data including individuals, businesses and the public sector.
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01 October 2015
Ordnance Survey (OS) intelligent road and street data has been called into action for a world first challenge being undertaken by Hyundai.
29 September 2015
According to OS Champion Bonita Norris, winter is the best time of year to exercise and Get Outside. Having become the youngest woman from the UK to climb Everest, at just 22, the English adventurer knows a thing or two about working out in cold conditions.
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