northamptonshire - iphone and ipad app update

In may 2011 the Northamptonshire County Council iphone app was launched ( produced in a partnership between Northamptonshire County Council and the University of Northampton.

Now there is a new version of this app on the Apple App Store ( that includes the following:

· School term dates and closures
· Find It feature with distance and map directions from your current location to country parks, libraries, registration offices, recycling centres, schools
· Your 5 nearest bus stops and scheduled bus times
· Opening hours and contact information
· Council and School job vacancies
· Up to the minute council news

with the improved features:
· Available for iPhone 3Gs, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, and all iPads
· New county news feed
· New Schools Vacancy feed
· Updated Maps
· Updated Contacts