C-19 Challenge Project Outputs

On this page you can find the final outputs from the Local Digital C-19 Challenge funded projects. Read more about the projects and their goals on the C-19 Funded Projects page or by visiting the individual project web pages using the links below.

We are aware that some files are not currently in an accessible format, but we are working on this and hope to update this page as soon as possible.

If you have any questions about accessing and using the outputs, please email support@localdigital.gov.uk.

View all C-19 Challenge outputs

Project nameLead Council(s)Description of outputOutput
How Busy Is ToonNewcastle City CouncilA tool (howbusyistoon.com) to identify where parts of a city are overcrowded and disseminate information to citizens so they can make informed decisions about their movements. View the code on Github
Future Work DesignEast Riding of Yorkshire CouncilA research report into remote working challenges in local government, which contains 8 working practice profiles for council staff working in different contexts.Download the report (PDF)
Future Work DesignEast Riding of Yorkshire CouncilA risk assessment tool that’s ready to be used by HR/OD and corporate teams.Download the risk assessment tool (PDF)
Future Work DesignEast Riding of Yorkshire CouncilGuidance on how to use the risk assessment tool in practice.
Download the guidance (PDF)
VCS and Council Data ExchangeGreater London Authority, Camden Council and London Office of Technology and Innovation (LOTI)This User Guide sets out how to create and run a Community Insights Project. Community Insights Projects bring together Voluntary and Charitable Sector (VCS) staff and council data experts to explore how different types of quantitative and qualitative data can be used to deliver better support to residents during the pandemic and beyond. Combining their strengths, skills and capacity to address shared ‘blindspot’ issues, planning, analysing and responding as one. Read the User Guide (Google Doc)
VCS and Council Data ExchangeGreater London Authority, Camden Council and London Office of Technology and Innovation (LOTI)A project final report that details the research process and findings.Read the final Report (Google Slides)
Digital Inclusion ToolkitCroydon Council & Leeds CouncilA comprehensive playbook that addresses the needs of multiple audiences in one go, as well as factoring in the challenges introduced from lockdown and social distancing.View the toolkit
Demand Modelling Tool for Children's ServicesThe Greater Manchester Combined AuthorityA model to anticipate the forthcoming wave of demand to help vulnerable children and families emerge out of the constraints of lockdown.Download the model from ChAt Group Library
Scalable Approach to Vulnerability Via Interoperability (SAVVI)Tameside CouncilAn online playbook, featuring process, standards and a catalogue. View the playbook website
Community engagement playbookSouth Gloucestershire Council and Royal Borough of Kingston Upon ThamesA ‘playbook’ that includes systems and tools councils can use for various forms of public engagement.View project GitHub
Beach Check ApplicationBournemouth, Christchurch and Poole CouncilA smartphone application to help prevent overcrowding on beaches by telling people how busy sections are, so they can do their bit to help maintain social distancing.Download the BeachCheck app for the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole area for free from Google Play or the Apple App Store
Digital Place Based EngagementLondon Borough of CamdenPractical approaches and tools for digital place-based engagement to ensure local people and businesses can still have a meaningful say on planning projects, including major planning applications and town centre renewals, as physical distancing restrictions are eased.View the project summary (Google Slides)
Digital Place Based EngagementLondon Borough of CamdenA digital site notice prototypeView the prototype on Figma
Digital Place Based EngagementLondon Borough of CamdenPlaybook prototypeView the prototype
Digital Place Based EngagementLondon Borough of CamdenPlanning notification bot code on GitHubView code on GitHub

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