Richard Pope

Contact details

Work

Some projects I have been involved with:

habitat
A programable personal datastore.
Bicycle barometer
Takes various data about the tube network and weather and tells you if to cycle or take the tube.
GOV.UK
A single government website run by the Government Digital Service.
alpha.gov.uk
A prototype for a single government website.
ScraperWiki
A platform for doing data science on the web.
electionleaflets.org
Making campaigning more transparent - real-time election leaflet monitoring and archive for the UK.
Stay Private
Stay private was a single service for opting-out of unsolicited mail, phone calls and faxes. It was run by Consumer Focus.
Ernest Marples
An API to make it easy to use postcode data in applications.
RewiredState
Rewiredstate has been organising hackdays to show what can be done with government data since 2008.
Recalled Products
UK and EU product recall notices by email and RSS. It was run by Consumer Focus.
moo.com
An digital printing service.
planningalerts.com
An email alerts service for UK planning alerts. Now closed, but lives on in Australia.
electionmemory.org
Commentable manifestos and candidate lists for the 2006 Lambeth local election

Talks

Press

Some links to press stories about projects I've been involved with