NHS e-Referral reaches online booking milestone

The NHS e-Referral Service has hit 100 million bookings since it was launched in 2005 as the NHS Choose and Book Service.

Better Broadband Scheme extended to 2019

The closing date for applications for the Better Broadband Scheme has now been extended until 31 December 2019.

Worst street for broadband 2,000 times slower than fastest

More than a quarter of UK homes do not have fast enough broadband to cope with a typical family’s internet needs.

Lack of cyber security expertise within the NHS

A new survey of NHS trusts has revealed a large disparity in cyber security skills and spending across the NHS.

Free phone charging at West Midlands bus stations

Bus passengers can now charge their mobile phones for free while waiting for a bus at ten stations in the West Midlands.

Why smart cities require WAN data acceleration

David Trossell explores why smart cities require WAN data acceleration and how it can prevent smart cities from being held back by latency

London’s tech - the rise of the smart borough

London is one of the most digitally advanced cities in the world. But whilst the private sector booms, what about London’s public services?

User-driven processes for digital integration

Building the perfect healthcare data-sharing platform means helping clinicians to build the perfect system for patients. Saduf Ali-Drakesmith explains why

Smart cities: embracing continuous change

Stuart Patrick, chief executive of Glasgow Chamber of Commerce, details how smart digital technologies will impact city centre experience

Re-imagining local public service delivery

techUK's Georgina Maratheftis says that it is an exciting time in local government digital transformation