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ACTION NEEDED ON DIGITAL SKILLS SAYS COMMITTEE

The Science and Technology Committee publishes a report warning that the UK risks being left behind if the Government does not take more action to address the digital skills crisis.12.6 million adults in the UK lack basic digital skills; 5.8 million people have never used the internet...

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#SMARTBRUM LISTED IN TOP 3 UK SMART CITIES!

A Smart Cities Index Report - the first of its kind - commissioned and released earlier this week by Huawei UK has listed Birmingham as the 3rd smartest city in Britain ahead of the likes of Glasgow, Manchester and Leeds!

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PURE COSMOS KICKS OFF IN GENOA

Nicola and Annette recently attended the PURE COSMOS kick-off meeting - an INTERREG EU funded project which aims to improve the processes of local authority administration that will help streamline and tailor the support services to SMEs to increase their capacity to access business support, funding and finance

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CITIZENS CAN NOW BENEFIT FROM FREE PUBLIC WI-FI!

Free public access Wi-Fi has been successfully installed in over 200 public buildings across Birmingham - making it easier than ever for citizens to access online services in buildings delivering council services.

See this interactive map for a connected building near you.



Digital Birmingham have collaborated with the key organisations to produce an ambitious framework, and a clear set of actions, for the future of the city. This is an exemplary smart city plan.

Peter Madden, CEO of the Future Cities Catapult