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Multi-selectin’ fun on FixMyStreet

FixMyStreet map with pins

6th December 2016 by Myfanwy

You might already be enjoying one of the usability improvements that FixMyStreet version 2.0 has brought, though it’s possible that you haven’t given it much thought. In these days of eBay and department store shopping, we’re all quite used to refining results through the use of multiple checkboxes. But for FixMyStreet, we hadn’t given much…

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Open Government Partnership Global Summit


A few of the mySociety gang will be attending to host sessions on EveryPolitician and TICTeC. We'll also be part of the Civic Tech showcase.…