There is news today on progress on the Faster Broadband for Whitchurch.

Over recent weeks members of the campaign team has been pressing BT on what the present status is, after a slip in the expected dates previously supplied.

Revised date
Today some encouraging news was received from the telecom provider:

“We’re delighted to say that some of the first people in Whitchurch will be able to start placing orders for BT Infinity from mid April.”

Over recent months BT have been installing the new equipment that will offer both FTTC and FTTP services, and new green cabinets can now be seen around the town.
The town can look forward for the the launch of the service which will bring the opportunity for faster broadband speeds to Whitchurch and the surrounding area.

More benefits to come…
But there was lots more too, as BT have announced that they would like to work with the campaign team on a number of additional local projects to bring further benefits to the town.
These may include an exciting range of community events and promotions.

The team is presently consulting and further details will be announced in due course.
As they say, watch this space.