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Digital public sector news, research & engagement

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Welsh government digital reform plans questioned

14 Feb 2015 GCN News

GovCamp Cymru organiser also notes a lack of momentum among councils in reforming operations around interoperable systems and shared platforms

Pro-European parties should unite around a UK vision for the digital single market

13 Feb 2015 ComputerWeekly (Julian David)

The UK is the EU’s leading digital economy and home to its biggest creative sector so has most to gain and most to lose in a digital single market

David Cameron announces £50m deal to bring free WiFi to trains by 2017

12 Feb 2015 Roland Moore-Colyer

Five rail operators will work with the Department for Transport across England and Wales

South Warwickshire NHS moves to CSC electronic patient records

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South Warwickshire has rolled out an electronic patient record system from IT services firm CSC as it moves away from paper records

Councils' role in public health gives 'cause for optimism'

12 Feb 2015 LocalGov News

Airwave dropped from Emergency Services Network procurement

11 Feb 2015 ComputerWeekly (

Incumbent network operator Airwave will take no further part in the Emergency Services Network bid process, the Home Office has revealed

Capita approved as supplier of NHS IT services

09 Feb 2015 ComputerWeekly (

Capita is one of just a few private sector service providers to make it into the latest NHS supplier framework