MP James Heappey to hold 'faster broadband' event
and Highbridge MP James Heappey is to hold a special event for local
people suffering with poor broadband to discuss the issue with technical
experts and find out how to get faster speeds.
James Heappey will host the 'Faster Broadband Fair' at Draycott
Memorial Hall on Thursday 1st September.
event will be open to the public from 12-4pm when BT Openreach and
the Connecting Devon & Somerset team will be on hand to answer
questions about achieving better speeds.
connectivity remains a key concern for so many people living locally,"
said Mr Heappey.
success of the rollout elsewhere is no consolation to those who
are left with unimproved speeds."
whilst I very much welcome incredible pace at which homes across
the Wells Constituency are now being connected, I wanted to hold
this event so that those with slow speeds can come and find out
what alternatives might be available."
can also find out about the voucher scheme currently being offered
by Connecting Devon & Somerset which will contribute significantly
to the costs of an alternative technology."
so many different technologies being exhibited and with Openreach,
BT and other service providers all in attendance, I hope residents
from across the Wells Constituency will be able to attend to find
out more about what local and national Government is doing to speed