Connecting Cambridgeshire. Broadband Champions update 30 April 2014 Welcome. Agenda. Introduction & the wider programme – N oelle Godfrey Superfast broadband roll-out progress – Clare Morton Demand stimulation and support for business – Sarah Marsh
Broadband Champions update
30 April 2014
Introduction & the wider programme – Noelle Godfrey
Superfast broadband roll-out progress – Clare Morton
Demand stimulation and support for business – Sarah Marsh
Broadband champion experiences – Alastair Brydon and Chris Bulow
Delivery is on track. “Green” status.
88 cabinets are now live.
Total Homes Passed >19,000
Phase 2 cabinets now confirmed
Some areas earlier than expected
>100 km spine work in progress
Target ~25,000 THP for end of June.
Phase 1: Dec 2013 June 2014
Phase 2 : June 2014 Sept 2014
Phase 3 : Sept 2014 Dec 2014
Phase 4 : Dec 2014 March 2015
Phase 5 : March 2015 June 2015 etc.
An area may fall into one more than one phase
Spreading the word and encouraging take-up
Encouraging digital participation
Helping local businesses to thrive www.destinationdigital.info
Information and awareness materials
Keeping Parish Councils, Members and community groups in the loop
Ensuring no future infrastructure gaps
Let us know!
Alastair Brydon and Chris Bulow