We were very pleased, a couple of weeks ago, to discover that some of our open data has been put to good use – Jim Patterson, a developer who’s just moved to Devon, put together the Devon Spends website as a project to summarise and display the ‘Spend over £500’ data that we release every month.
We caught up with Jim this week and asked him a few questions; here’s what we talked about.
Firstly, the big question; what brought you to Devon?
The beaches! There’s a distinct lack of them in the East Midlands. In truth, much of my extended family have moved down over the past couple of years; I thought I’d follow their lead. … Read the rest