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Good news – the Pioneers have started to order their upgrades

Great News!  The ISPs now recognise our cabinets.   From today our 21 Pioneer residents have started to apply for upgrades from their ISPs.  Installation and testing will happen over the next week and then swiftly afterwards we can liaise … Continue reading

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Update 11th March

Last night we had a meeting of the resident Pioneers to talk through the process of testing their connections prior to them being able to contact their ISPs to try and upgrade to fibre – when the time comes. We … Continue reading

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Deadline day – 1st March

1st March was the day that Openreach were contracted to have our installations complete and the cabinets Ready For Service (RFS).   They have missed the deadline, and whilst 80% of the work is complete I estimate they are going to … Continue reading

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Side notes: what is a soft launch?

So what is likely to happen when the Project is ready to go live and a big switch is thrown?   We have planned for a “soft launch” – a phased upgrade of residents to their new fibre broadband service. This was always our intention as … Continue reading

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