[Talk-GB] Phone Mast data - Guardian reports

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Mon Feb 26 10:11:02 GMT 2007


No I was wrong

http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/aboutus/foi/

There was soemthing that they're exempt from...

SteveC wrote:
> 
> Richard Fairhurst wrote:
>> Robert Hart wrote:
>>
>>> That's interesting. I was wondering yesterday about the legal status  
>>>  of information released under FOD was - does it count as PD? Or is   
>>> it more a case of copyright + fair use? Does it matter if the   
>>> organisation doing the releasing derives the data from OS?
>> FoI doesn't say anything about copyright. It's only about access.  
>> Therefore OS retains its full copyright... sadly.
> 
> And trading funds are not subject to FoIA IIRC?
> 
>> Incidentally, on churches, npemaps is your friend... most of them  
>> haven't moved much in the last 50 years. :)
>>
>> cheers
>> Richard
>>
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