B4NTR Progress Report – September 2019

B4NTR have now taken their next step towards obtaining world class ultrafast broadband for North Tyneside and Redesdale! At a meeting on the 16th of September, 2019 David Ryall from B4RN revealed a detailed consultative network mapping plan for the parishes of Chollerton, Birtley and Corsenside. The parishes of Kirkwhelpington, Bavington, Wallington Demesne and Otterburn will follow shortly.  This means, if the project goes ahead, EVERY property in these parishes will be given the opportunity to obtain a 1GB broadband service. This…

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Progress report – Moving into phase 2…

Please raise a glass, a small celebration is in order! We already have almost 800 properties signed up and have officially started our journey with B4RN! I am incredibly pleased to announce that over the last week B4RN have agreed to start the next phase of a huge rural broadband project in Northumberland.  Therefore, over the next month B4RN will be working hard to draw up an exceptionally detailed network plan in our area and costings to show us how they intend…

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Time is running out to B4NTR!

The clock is ticking, it's time to decide if you're IN or OUT! We will be sitting down with B4RN in the coming weeks to really decide if and where this project is built. This will be lead by the expression of interest forms we've received. The decisions are being made as we speak! So if you've been too busy to sign-up now is the time! If you want your parish connected WE NEED YOU to tell your neighbours and tell your…

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