Category Archives: Greenfield

What are our alternatives to BT broadband down the phone line?

It seems that some rural communities, hamlets, farm businesses may never get modern broadband down the phone line for the reasons set out in my recent article.  And we are on notice in connect8 from BT and OCC that we … Continue reading

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Media coverage of other rural communities with broadband problems and technology solutions

I’ll occasionally write a post with links to media coverage of other communities around the UK who have trouble getting any or modern broadband.  And cover as well any new technologies that seem promising for us in the South Chilterns. … Continue reading

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Why BT broadband might never be the answer for some of us

For some of our communities in Connect8 standard BT broadband might never be the answer – no matter how long we wait.  Rural, sparsely populated areas like some of the Chiltern escarpment and outlying villages face physical challenges that BT’s … Continue reading

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We need to hear about your broadband thoughts …

The Connect8 campaign is a grass roots, non partisan  movement launched by local people in late 2014 to bring modern high speed broadband to at least eight local locations in the South Chilterns that BT have said they won’t fully connect. … Continue reading

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