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Council websites need to do more to make the Local Plan accessible to their residents

Council websites need to do more to make ‘the Local Plan’ accessible to their residents - not just property, planning and development professionals.

Council websites need to do more to make ‘the Local Plan’ accessible to their residents - not just property, planning and development professionals.

Nicola Graham becomes new Socitm president

Nicola Graham, head of ICT at Aberdeenshire Council, has been confirmed as the new president of public sector ICT representative body Socitm.

Nicola Graham, head of ICT at Aberdeenshire Council, has been confirmed as the new president of public sector ICT representative body Socitm.

Exciting offer for pioneering councils

Socitm, the body representing IT and digital professionals across the public sector, has teamed up with some of the most innovative tech firms in the country to create a unique competition.

Socitm, the body representing IT and digital professionals across the public sector, has teamed up with some of the most innovative tech firms in the country to create a unique competition.

Digital leaders set to debate the future of public services

ICT professionals from across the UK are set to gather in Glasgow next month for a major conference to discuss how to deliver public services more effectively, ethically and securely.

ICT professionals from across the UK are set to gather in Glasgow next month for a major conference to discuss how to deliver public services more effectively, ethically and securely.

Council websites adapt to paid for garden waste collections now that 75% charge for the service

Councils are adapting their websites to accommodate new paid for services like collecting garden waste.

Councils are adapting their websites to accommodate new paid for services like collecting garden waste.

Socitm delegation to showcase UK local public service redesign to international audience

A delegation from Socitm, the body representing IT and digital professionals across the public sector, is heading to Australia to showcase innovation in UK local government.

A delegation from Socitm, the body representing IT and digital professionals across the public sector, is heading to Australia to showcase innovation in UK local government.

Council websites face challenges describing complex rubbish collection regimes put in place to meet recycling targets

Some council websites are struggling to describe complex rubbish collection regimes put in place to meet recycling targets, says the latest report from Socitm’s Better Connected programme.

Some council websites are struggling to describe complex rubbish collection regimes put in place to meet recycling targets, says the latest report from Socitm’s Better Connected programme.

Trend Micro and SBL announced as headline sponsors of Socitm President’s Conference

Socitm is proud to announce its partnership with headline sponsors Trend Micro and SBL, for the first-ever President’s Conference.

Socitm is proud to announce its partnership with headline sponsors Trend Micro and SBL, for the first-ever President’s Conference.

Council websites should be clear about growing restrictions on use of council tips to avoid user frustration and abuse

Council websites should be more upfront about restrictions on public use of council tips in order to avoid turning people away and creating the sort of frustration that can lead to confrontation.

Council websites should be more upfront about restrictions on public use of council tips in order to avoid turning people away and creating the sort of frustration that can lead to confrontation.
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