The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning
The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning is Macmillan’s biggest, annual fundraising event, and last year alone they raised £29.5 million. To help them raise even more in 2017, we’ll be holding our own bake off, a raffle and other fun events to get those donations flowing.
We’re delighted to welcome a new member into the Mapmechanics family – Mr Daniel Campeao. Daniel will be bringing his awesome GIS skills to bear on our expanding Geo Solutions team…
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