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Better-looking emails for FixMyStreet

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29th November 2016 by Myfanwy

If you’ve used FixMyStreet recently — either to make a report, or as a member of a council who receives the reports — you might have noticed that the site’s automated emails are looking a lot more swish. Where previously those emails were plain text, we’ve now upgraded to HTML, with all the design possibilities…

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International Anti-Corruption Conference

To Dec

Our Head of Research, Rebecca, will showcase 2 - 3 digital platforms that have been shown to successfully engage citizens around the world in monitoring…