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Fastershire is delivering faster broadband to Herefordshire and Gloucestershire. Follow the steps below to find out if you can benefit from faster broadband today.

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What's Happening?
6 days ago:

This week we're working in and around Bosbury, Lyonshall, Canon Pyon, Longtown Castle, Twigworth, Campden, Stroud 

1 week ago:

This week we're working in and around Burley Gate, Hay on Wye, Canon Pyon, Wormelow and Moreton in Marsh.

3 weeks ago:

This week we're working in and around Kington, Leominster, Tarrington and Upton Bishop.

4 weeks ago:

This week we're working in and around Bromyard, Bodenham, Stonehouse and Wormelow.

5 weeks ago:

This week we're working in and around Alderton, Colwall, Ledbury, Moreton in Marsh, Stonehouse, Uley and Upton Bishop. 

7 weeks ago:

Happy Christmas from Fastershire. We'll be back on the 4th January with more updates on the rollout of fibre broadband across Hereforshire and Gloucestershire.

7 weeks ago:

The countdown to Christmas is nearly over. Find out what's behind day 24 of the Fastershire advent calendar here.

7 weeks ago:

The first cabinet in the Trumpet area has now gone live. Use our line checker to see if you can upgrade to fibre broadband.

7 weeks ago:

We're working with Highways to agree a date for a road closure in the Cheltenham Road and Holloway road area of Bisley. The underground duct is heavily blocked, so we need to put in 436m of new duct. 

7 weeks ago:

 This week our engineers are working in and around Colwall, Kington, Moccas, Sutton St. Nicholas, Wormelow, Lydney, Alderton, Moreton in Marsh, Stonehouse, Uley.

8 weeks ago:

If you are concerned about which websites your children are visiting, Fastershire Buzz give you a few of tips on things you can do.

8 weeks ago:

We've moved more than 21,000 tonnes of earth so that we can put new fibre cabinets in place. That's the same as moving around 3,000 elephants.

8 weeks ago:

In the Bromsberrow exchange area we've so far laid half of the 25km of the main fibre cable needed to bring faster broadband speeds to the area. While doing this we've had to clear 39 blockages in the underground duct.

8 weeks ago:

This week we're working in and around Bosbury, Kington, Lydney, Stonehouse and Wormelow.

9 weeks ago:

If your business has upgraded to fibre broadband, you may be interested to find out how moving to the cloud can benefit you. Fastershire Buzz explains what the cloud is and some of the key benefits.

9 weeks ago:

Silt in the underground ducts in the Twigworth area has become so compacted it's like concrete, as you can see in the photo. We can't pump it out, so we now need to replace 1km of duct in the area so that we can lay the new fibre cable underground.

9 weeks ago:

We're working on getting a few Wayleaves agreed so that we can bring fibre to some cabinets in the Amberley area. It's taking longer than expected, so some of the cabinets in this area will now go live in the New Year. 

9 weeks ago:

This week we're working in and around Ashton under Hill, Bosbury, Canon Pyon, Lea, Lydney, Stonehouse and Wormelow.

How are we doing?
Phase 1 Stats:
70,469 faster homes and businesses
702 Kms fibre laid
77 exchange areas live
331 cabinets live
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What's next for Fastershire...

By the end of 2018 everyone in Herefordshire and Gloucestershire will be able to access the broadband services they need.

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