Speeches recovered from the Conservative party’s online archive
literature arguing for more open access to public data. But the Government’s response, in our opinion
data to open up new opportunities for businesses and to make it easier for the public to scrutinise how
standard data formats, like XML, government can open up the procurement process to the widest possible
The argument is often made that the collection and retention of personal data is necessary for
constantly tinkering with public services for the sake of it.
It means being open to fresh
that our Open Market agenda is delivered successfully.
E-commerce going to be of great
impossible for the public, charities or private companies to effectively collate this data, compare
and data with them openly and transparently. They want information on where the state is spending
We will require the publication of crime data online in an open way so that communities
"We will follow private sector best practice which is to introduce 'open standards
conference we are opening here today.
As that advertisement we all grew up hearing said
they bring together performance data, can improve those services and their scrutiny by public and
We won't make the mistake Blair and Brown made. Today Tony Blair openly admits that
want to see the data underlying decisions on where traffic lights are installed and how they are
By ensuring that home-swap information is provided in an Open Data format
Speech to the National Assembly for Wales.
"The title of the debate is 'Open
Government suggests, but why waste this two years which could be spent collecting data, talking to
And the creation of a database state, opening up our private lives to the prying eyes of official
' -when one generation opened their eyes to homelessness - our generation is in danger of ignoring the
of farmland, which, in my view, will open the floodgates for a barrage of attempts by a whole array
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