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On a mission to provide Bradford and Leeds with a free IOT data network!

At the Open Data Institute Node in Leeds we are encouraging people to make use of the internet of things. Along with our partners at Bradford Metropolitan District Council and Bradford University we are building gateways across the two cities so that you can add your sensors. We're starting with five flood sensors along Br...

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Indicative Gateway Coverage

Over the past few weeks we've been surveying the coverage from our current Gateways. We've used TTNMapper to get a physical idea of the coverage. O...

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Whilst out checking coverage at our new Ilkley gateway Syd managed to communicate via the STEM gateway in York ūüėĀ

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The Things Network Leeds - ...

Congratulations for becoming an official community of The Things Network!

Many thanks to all the members of the community who contributed to this s...

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Things coverage map

When we started to build our flood network in Bradford, we needed to know where to place our sensors. The sensors needed to be on points in the riv...

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Bradford flood network

After the 2015 Boxing Day floods, ODI Leeds hosted a flood hack event to pool knowledge, share ideas, and build solutions to flooding. Out of that ...

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There is a new official community nearby (Barnsley)

1 month ago

There is a new meetup from community nearby (Harrogate)

1 month, 3 weeks ago

Christopher Stanton is now part of Leeds and Bradford community

2 months, 2 weeks ago

SteveJames posted an update in The Things Network Leeds and Bradford: "Indicative Gateway Coverage"

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Leeds and Bradford community page updated

3 months, 3 weeks ago



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13 Jun
Looks like @ThingsMcr have been getting some packets back from Marple, Oldham, Bury, and near Manchester Airport.
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26 May
Been on a cycle south of the river. Added more readings to the map. It seems the new gateway at @aqldotcom is real!…
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26 May
Want to contribute to our @thethingsntwrk coverage map? Get in touch. Currently mapping @thingsleeds & @ThingsMcr…
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18 May
If you have an Adeunis field test device 868 we'd love for you to contribute to our #LoraWAN coverage map
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18 May
We have another gateway! It's based at @bloomagency in Leeds. We've started to map out the coverage:…

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