HOME  |  LOGIN  |  CONTACT Subscribe to our news feed Follow us on Twitter   Find us on LinkedIn   Subscribe to our YouTube Channel  |  Reduce font size  Increase font size

Latest News

Church spires to boost broadband network

Published 19th February 2018

Culture Secretary, Matt Hancock MP, has announced that the Government has signed an agreement with the Church of England that will see church spires made accessible to mobile providers looking to improve rural broadband connectivity.

It follows a successful trial which saw the structures used to increase access to high-speed broadband in two dioceses - Norwich and Chelmsford.

Officials said that "clear guidance" by the Church and Historic England "ensures that any telecoms infrastructure deployed does not impact on the character and architectural or historic significance of churches".

For further information, please click here

 

 

Return to SLCC news

Principal Sponsor

Principal Sponsor
  • Post to:
  • twitter logo