Category Archives: Telecoms

Why are we Letting Housebuilders Build New Homes Without Fibre Internet?

You may recall my recent letter to Eric Pickles MP asking why we are letting housebuilders put up new homes without fibre internet service. It’s here Well, I’ve finally received an answer, just not a very good one. The letter … Continue reading

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Well, it’s on it’s way. The Connecting Devon & Somerset (CDS) superfast broadband programme is beginning to roll out across the County and, crucially, parts of the Lydeard Division are set to benefit early. The goal of CDS is to … Continue reading

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Vote for Superfast Broadband – Again!

Remember that Devon and Somerset County Councils were awarded £50m for Superfast Broadband? Well in order to actually get it, 10,000 of us have to show that we want it. Read more and complete the survey here

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Come on BT! Fibre-up our Exchange!

I just checked the BT website and despite coming in the top 3% of areas in the big broadband vote that BT ran a year ago, the Bishops Lydeard exchange is still not scheduled to be upgraded to provide superfast … Continue reading

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