Defra Announces Major Open Data Programme.

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On Thursday 25 June 15 Defra’s Secretary of State, Liz Truss, gave her first major speech of this new government at Unruly in the heart of London’s vibrant Tech City.

It’s probably not where you would expect to find the Environment Secretary but as she pointed out in the Q&A the environment, food and what happens in the countryside (we call that rural affairs) affects everyone everywhere, even in big cities.

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