Weeknotes S8 Ep01

Hello there, and welcome to a new series of my weeknotes. Series 8! That’s a lot of words and waffle isn’t it?WafflesIt’s been an interesting week, it’s ramped up. Monday was insanely quiet, a lot of the team were out at the CDO network that we were running in conjunction with Bloomberg. As a result there [...]

Purdah notes

Keeping notes through 5 weeks of PurdahShhhhhI work for the Department of Housing, Communities and Local Government. There have recently been local elections, which means that as a Civil Servant I’ve had to observe a period of purdah. That means that I haven’t been able to write about the work I’ve been doing, and that’s also [...]

Weeknotes S6 Ep9

Lets try again shall we?Last week, for some reason, I just couldn’t write. I think it must have been something about the previous weeks being so busy that meant that a relatively normal week felt, well, a bit flat.Oh, my god. Writing is so hard.So I thought I’d leave weeknotes and come back when I had a [...]

Weeknotes S6 Ep06

Building the grid at our Local Digital RoadshowRoadshow[1]On the road…This week the Local Digital Collaboration Unit had 100 attendees at The Bartlett School of Architecture, Here East, Stratford to talk about the Local Digital Declaration and hear some case studies, and have an unconference… so not much really.That was Wednesday and it was a busy day; even [...]