Ordnance Survey release New Height Product – OS Terrain 5 & Update to OS Terrain 50

Sourced from the Ordnance Survey Blog -  Gemma, 8, July, 2013 9:55 am  OS Terrain 5 is our new fully maintained analytical height product modelling the shape of Great Britain’s landscape. OS Terrain 5 is a digital terrain model designed to work together with our large-scale products to provide the third dimension to analytical applications, … Continue reading Ordnance Survey release New Height Product – OS Terrain 5 & Update to OS Terrain 50

Free OS Open Data via WMS? Now you can…

Source: Ordnance Survey blog 26 June 2013 OS OnDemand is expanding web service access options By Gemma, 26, June, 2013 8:00 am Our OS OnDemand web map service delivers data over the internet directly to our customers, wherever and whenever it’s needed. We have two versions of the service, a web map service (WMS), typically for … Continue reading Free OS Open Data via WMS? Now you can…

Have fun map reading with your children | Outdoor skills | Ordnance Survey Leisure

Following my previous posts on making a treasure map with your kids, Ordnance Survey have provided a great article on map reading with your children. A definite MUST read. Have fun map reading with your children | Outdoor skills | Ordnance Survey Leisure.

Have fun map reading with your children | Outdoor skills | Ordnance Survey Leisure

Following my previous posts on making a treasure map with your kids, Ordnance Survey have provided a great article on map reading with your children. A definite MUST read. Have fun map reading with your children | Outdoor skills | Ordnance Survey Leisure.

You'd be lOSt without us

You may be aware, Ordnance Survey are going on the road and raising awareness of how their data is used....I initially thought "Why? They are Ordnance Survey!" but it is all too easy to forget how their data is integrated into everything, from your SatNav, through to your car insurance quote! Ordnance Survey have done … Continue reading You'd be lOSt without us

You’d be lOSt without us

You may be aware, Ordnance Survey are going on the road and raising awareness of how their data is used....I initially thought "Why? They are Ordnance Survey!" but it is all too easy to forget how their data is integrated into everything, from your SatNav, through to your car insurance quote! Ordnance Survey have done … Continue reading You’d be lOSt without us

Map Design – a list of online resources

Great article on Map Design from Ordnance Survey (UK), I know a few people who could do with reading this!! Some great resources provided too!! Map design: a list of helpful online resources By Cartographic Design team, 7, May, 2013 8:00 am Whether they’ve been making maps for 20 years or two weeks, just like … Continue reading Map Design – a list of online resources