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A look at the #rstats behind some controversial stories I wrote last week about cyclists undertaking http://rforjournalists.com/2017/02/15/cyclists-accidents-undertaking/

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Recent months have seen riots at several different English prisons. Overcrowding is a serious problem (uses a for loop and a self-defined function) #rstats

http://rforjournalists.com/2017/01/06/overcrowding-in-prison/

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I made an all-time English football league table.

At the top are Championship Burton Albion with a 100% record! (albeit after just a few matches) #rstats

http://rforjournalists.com/2016/12/26/where-does-your-team-rank-in-the-boxing-day-league-table/

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Andy Murray made it to world number one aged 29 today. But it's been a tough road - usually tennis players make it to the top aged 24 or under.

Age is just a number...

http://rforjournalists.com/2016/11/07/andy-murrays-long-road-to-the-top/

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There have been more than 4,000 injuries in car accidents around Britain since 2010 where the police noted the road signs, traffic lights or markings were broken or couldn't be seen properly: #rstats http://rforjournalists.com/2016/11/05/dodgy-road-signs-traffic-lights-and-markings-part-two/

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I did some more advanced (for me anyway!) merging and rbinding to put together six years of road accidents data in Britain. Part One: homing in on the accidents involving dodgy/obscured road signs and markings. #rstats http://rforjournalists.com/2016/11/02/dodgy-road-signs-traffic-lights-and-markings-part-one/

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The site has a fresh look!

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The Calais jungle is being broken up, so migration and asylum have been in the UK news this week. Where asylum seekers go in Britain depends on how old they are: adults and families get sent away from London while unaccompanied children tend to stay around the capital.

R functions used: gather, ggplot, gsub, merge...

http://rforjournalists.com/2016/10/27/asylum-housing-london-south-east-children/
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