As always, we’re never just working on one project at a time here at Project WIP, so alongside the on-going Shropshire Learning Gateway (SLG) project we told you about, and all the other work we’re doing, a few of us have been working on a budget reductions website for the Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service which we launched earlier this month. When the Fire Service approached us about helping them out with this, we jumped at the chance to show our talents off. This project was a good opportunity for us to show another public sector service how things could be done economically and effectively. Following a number of meetings to bottom out the purpose of the task in hand and … Continue reading
Late Tuesday night http://alpha.gov.uk – the centralised government website prototype – was made live.
It is a concept, a prototype, and although it is rough around the edges it carries with it so much promise. The team have created something that is very different from traditional government websites; they have made the most of a blank slate and have thrown many conventions to the wind. Continue reading