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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.

Corporate

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.

Corporate

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.

Corporate

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.

Leisure

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.

Leisure

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.

Leisure

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.

International

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.

Corporate

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.

Leisure

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.

Corporate

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.

Corporate

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.

Innovation

Stay inside with the outdoor experts

The outdoor industry and a group of experts and celebrities have joined forces to deliver an online package that supports physical and mental wellbeing during this period of lockdown.

Leisure

Government investment set to deliver new era in geospatial data and services for Great Britain

A new Public Sector Geospatial Agreement (PSGA) is set to benefit the public sector, businesses, developers and academia.

Geospatial

Covid-19 update

We’re working to support our customers as they respond to Covid-19.

Corporate

New OS road maps reflect 9.2% growth of road areas in Great Britain

Ordnance Survey (OS) has published eight road maps to keep pace with the growth of roads in Great Britain.

Health

Capturing the changing face of Great Britain

The National Geographic Database of Great Britain, maintained by Ordnance Survey (OS), is one of the largest of its kind in the world and during the past decade, it has grown to contain more than 500 million unique geographic features. Since January 2010, OS has made 360 million updates to the database. Arguably, no one knows Great Britain better than OS.

Geospatial

Ordnance Survey asks Southampton charities to apply to be its next corporate partner for 2020-2022

This year, Ordnance Survey (OS) is selecting its corporate charity slightly differently. As well as asking employees to nominate local charities, it is inviting charities to apply themselves.

Communities