Category Archives: Community Fibre

Box Broadband Ultrafast Proposals

Firstly, a massive THANK YOU to all those who took time out to attend one of the sessions on Tuesday. The Box team surprised me by presenting costs based on a “commercial” funding model, which they had previously thought unrealistic. … Continue reading

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Community Broadband Drop-in & Talk on 24th January

The event will be presented by Box Broadband Limited at the EYSC, from 2pm to 8.30pm. This new company has been set up by Chris Box, MD for the well-established rural FTTP installation firm Boxcom Synergy Limited. We are lucky … Continue reading

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Exciting New Opportunity – Open Public Meeting

My long search for a credible alternative provider of pure fibre broadband to the Surrey Hills area has finally delivered. This company has been installing symmetric gigabit FTTP (widely acknowledged as the ideal solution) very successfully for several years. A … Continue reading

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BT Community Fibre Application Submitted

Our application for the BT Community Fibre Programme was submitted on 12/12/16 and was acknowledged on 14/12/16. It included 66 registered broadband connection records which I believe to be eligible; 9 records were excluded because “superfast” broadband is already available, … Continue reading

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Community Fibre Registration Progress

I have so far received 66 replies to my invitation to register for the BT Community Fibre Programme. Of these, 61 can be included in our application, and the premises concerned are distributed as follows: Community Fibre Registration Summary by Road … Continue reading

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Community Fibre Invitation to Register

I have been looking at the BT Community Fibre Programme as a potential way to improve broadband performance for those of us too far from our cabinet to achieve “superfast” speeds. The programme is open to “communities” below the BT “superfast” … Continue reading

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