'A modern equivalent to London's Victorian sewers' - Francis Maude hails importance of government digital reforms

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Cabinet Office Minister tells TechUK that 'government-as-a-platform' digital services can revolutionise the public sector

Building efficient government digital services that truly benefit the general public is a civic infrastructure project as important as building the National Grid or the Victorians constructing sewe...

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