New APIs to transform the way the public sector access and innovate with location data
As part of the Geospatial Commission’s Public Sector Geospatial Agreement, over 5,500 public sector organisations now have direct and immediate access to OS's most detailed and trusted location data via a suite of APIs.
Geovation opens in Wales
Through the award-winning tech hub Tramshed Tech, start-ups in Wales can now receive specialist support from Geovation, Ordnance Survey’s successful initiative that propels innovative start-ups, using location and property data, to the next level.
Four ways to beat the winter blues this Christmas from Ordnance Survey
With temperatures dropping and nights’ drawing in, conditions are ripe for the winter blues to take hold.
Ordnance Survey appoints Carly Morris as Head of Geovation
Ordnance Survey (OS) today announces the appointment of Carly Morris as Head of Geovation, its initiative to propel innovative start-ups using location and property data to the next level.
Government bodies adapt to continue support for British start-ups through Covid-19
Promising digital innovators to receive focused guidance, access to quality data, and technical and financial resources to help fuel their growth.
Ordnance Survey reveals ten years of walking and cycling data
National Parks dominate, but can towns and cities learn from Manchester?
How to discover Edinburgh’s secrets with a new kind of walking map
New Walk Edinburgh pocket map from Ordnance Survey (OS) shows locals and tourists a fascinating way to explore Scottish capital.
John Kimmance appointed as new MD of Ordnance Survey National Mapping Services
Ordnance Survey has appointed John Kimmance as Managing Director of the National Mapping Services business unit.
Ordnance Survey transforms the way customers access, share and innovate with world-leading geospatial data
Ordnance Survey (OS) has launched a new geospatial data platform to transform the way people access and innovate with location data.
Ordnance Survey introduces new freedoms to share geospatial data under open terms
HM Land Registry (HMLR) and Registers of Scotland (RoS) are set to share their coveted INSPIRE spatial polygon datasets under new, less restricted terms from 1 July 2020.
Lockdown leads the nation to explore their local area
There has been an increase in demand for OS Custom Made maps as people of Great Britain explore locally during lockdown.
The go-to guide on how to GetOutside safely as lockdown lifts – what to do, and where to do it across the UK
As government restrictions ease around COVID-19, it can be confusing to know what you can and can't do outdoors and where you can now go safely in the UK.
OS enhances Greenspace map layer with greater detail to help the nation GetOutside
The popular greenspace layer in OS Maps has been updated to include over 60,000 features to help people GetOutside.
Join geospatial experts online as they set out how countries can maximise their data and analysing capabilities
The UN Statistics Division and Ordnance Survey invite you to join a series of three online high-level forum events.
Ordnance Survey to create the Ordnance Survey of Dubai
Ordnance Survey has entered a contract to work with the Dubai Government in developing its geospatial capabilities.
Scotland joins the Public Sector Geospatial Agreement
The first collective geospatial agreement for Great Britain allowing the public sector from England, Wales and Scotland to access Ordnance Survey (OS) geospatial data and expertise has been achieved.
The nation's top destinations to visit when lockdown ends revealed
People of Great Britain have been busy planning outdoor adventures for when lockdown is lifted and has been discovering local greenspaces and trails for their hourly exercise.
Munir Ismet appointed as new MD at Ordnance Survey
Ordnance Survey has appointed a new MD to drive its commercial strategy in both the UK and international markets.
Ordnance Survey employees raise over £27,000 for Southampton Children's Hospital Charity
Great Britain’s mapping agency held more than 90 fundraising events to raise vital funds for the local charity's emergency and trauma unit appeal.
Geovation welcomes new GeoTech and PropTech start-ups
Six start-ups using location, land and property data in their products and services have been accepted onto the Geovation Accelerator Programme.