OS Maps API Notes

July 24th 2021 Release Notes

The site has been re-written to use the new Ordnance Survey Maps API code. This was necessitated by the planned withdrawal of the OS OpenSpace code (in August 2021) on which this site was formerly based. The old code had been running since 2008 but would no longer work once OS switch off access to the old OpenSpace server. This has forced some changes to the site as follows:

The new good stuff:

The new not-so-good stuff:

If the changes made have broken something you used to rely on, then perhaps try OS Maps, which is currently £23.99 per year. It's terrific value for money. It has all the online OS features you will likely ever need, including plotting & viewing saved routes and importing & exporting GPX files.

If you find any other problems then please drop me an email at bobosola@gmail.com.