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Introduction

Plymouth is one of the most unique and diverse natural environments of any city in the country. Over 40 per cent of the city is designated as green space, and is surrounded by three Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), a European Marine Site, a Marine Conservation Zone and Dartmoor National Park.

This provides an enviable setting with an abundance of green spaces and marine areas which, as well as contributing to health, are able to provide natural solutions to climate change impacts, including reducing flooding, improving water quality, and enabling wildlife to thrive.

The Plymouth Plan is Plymouth’s single, integrated strategic plan owned by Plymouth City Council and its partners. This is shortly to be integrated with the Joint Local Plan, a joint plan between Plymouth, South Hams and West Devon which looks at every aspect of how we want our cities, towns and villages and green space to look and feel over the next 20 years.

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Get in touch

We’re always on the lookout for potential investment opportunities in good ideas. If you think you have a great idea that will improve the city or your community email DATAPlymouth@plymouth.gov.uk

Keep up to date

Keep up to date with how the projects are progressing by following us on Twitter @plymccplanning #DATAPlay

Get involved

For more information on how to get involved with our DATA Play days email DATAPlay@plymouth.gov.uk

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News

DATA Play up for national planning awards

Published 15 February 2019
DATA Play has helped Plymouth City Council reach the final of the Royal Town Planning Institute Awards for Excellence…

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DATA Play 9 has arrived... join in the fun

Published 26 October 2018
DATA Play 9 was a great success with discussions around open data in libraries and reflection on past challenges…

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DATA Play 9 – Libraries and city challenges

Published 4 September 2018
Join us on 26 October for DATA Play 9 to explore how data and technology can help libraries and city challenges …

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Submissions for DATA Play 8 now closed

Published 27 November 2018
DATA Play 8 submissions are now closed. Thanks to everyone who submitted their proposals…

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Meet Emoti-OS the 'emotive' chatbot

Published 20 November 2018
Find out more about Emoti-OS developed out of DATA Play 6 to give students a voice and a way to express how they feel…

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Submit your DATA Play 8 proposal or idea

Published 18 November 2017
Send your DATA Play 8 proposals before the 23 November to be within a chance of winning a budget to take it forward…

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DATA Play 8… the fun continues

Published 18 November 2017
The fun continues at the STEM Hub at City College for day 2 of DATA Play 8 including a talk from Iridescent Ideas…

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DATA Play 8 is here... join in the fun

Published 17 November 2017
DATA Play 8 kicked off to a great start with some really interesting discussions around housing and social enterprise…

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DATA Play 8 – Housing and social enterprise

Published on 11 September 2017
Join us on 17 and 18 October for DATA Play 8 to explore how data and technology can help housing and social enterprise…

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Submissions for DATA Play 7 now closed

Published on 30 August 2017
DATA Play 7 submissions are now closed. Thanks to everyone who submitted their proposals…

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