Banff and Buchan MP David Duguid has been elected to lead a cross-party Westminster group on broadband and digital communications.
Spoiler alert, no it isn’t coming any time soon, but there is a place where you can get EE 4G.. Back in August last year a new mast was put up to provide telemetry for some of the local wind turbines. I went along and spoke to the workmen who were installing the technology in […]
Rural communities are home to almost one fifth of Scotland’s population and contributed more than £32bn to the Scottish economy in 2011. The Scottish Government has set out plans to establish a Rural Connectivity Commission after a Yes vote – to consider how to improve issues like mobile and broadband coverage, postal services and transport […]
The Turriff telephone exchange is now being enabled for super fast broadband. It was announced in early 2013 that the Turriff exchange was to be upgraded to allow users to access the new superfast broadband services. At the time the expected delivery date was to be spring 2014 but this slipped back to summer 2014. […]
BT, Digital Scotland and Aberdeenshire Council have announced further improvements to the Broadband services offered by Turriff exchange. The current 20Mbps is due to be increased to up to 80Mbps by autumn 2014 as BT engineers upgrade exchanges across Aberdeenshire, including Turriff. Aberdeenshire Council Leader, Jim Gifford, said This announcement is a significant step in the […]