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Theregister is not sharing Brits' medical data among different agencies... but it's having a jolly good think about it

By Lindsay Clark 09 Mar 2020 at 18:03

Who'd be a head of data policy for the British government? You spend all your time talking about data transparency, but it is so hard to be transparent.Just ask Stephen Lorimer, head of public sector data at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS). At an event run by think tank The Institute for Government last month, he was asked about proposals...

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