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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.


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.

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.


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.


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.


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.


Join Ordnance Survey this Christmas for cryptic tour of Great Britain

October 17 sees The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Tour of Britain, the follow up to last year’s best-selling The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book, hit the bookshelves.


OS launches new Walk London urban map

Ordnance Survey has released Walk London, the first in a series of new urban maps for walkers.


Will you go out with me on National GetOutside Day?

Ordnance Survey (OS) is asking the nation out on a date on Sunday 29 September – and would love you to bring a friend or family member along with them too.


National Cycle Network paths launched on OS Maps

Charity Sustrans and mapping experts Ordnance Survey join forces to offer comprehensive and user-friendly data on the National Cycle Network.


OS Moon map sales rocket

Are people already preparing for a holiday on the Moon? Ask Ordnance Survey (OS), who say that through the OS Map Shop the Moon map is currently outselling all other maps, including traditional bestseller OS 17 Explorer Snowdon map.


Discover more with National Map Reading Week 2019

From novices to experienced adventurers, National Map Reading Week has something for everyone.

Ordnance Survey celebrates 1969 Moon landing with Moon map

607 paper maps, the most detailed digital data picture of Great Britain, one red planet, and now OS maps the Moon.


Ordnance Survey and partners to pilot underground map of the North East

A digital map of underground pipes and cables is to be created, to help save lives and reduce the disruption caused when they are struck by mistake.