cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Still only 63% indoor coverage in the UK

perksie
Level 69: Guiding Light
  • 27019 Posts
  • 247 Topics
  • 1614 Solutions
Registered:
It looks as if the "Vodafonica" Cornerstone mast sharing scheme is lagging behind: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/08/19/vodafonica_cornerstone_missing_uk_coverage_target_report/
To support Disasters Emergency Committee: http://www.dec.org.uk/appeals text Nepal to 70000 to send £5

Sky Unlimited Broadband - Windows 10 - Nexus 4 Android 5.1.1
Message 1 of 5
2,404 Views
4 REPLIES 4

Cleoriff
Level 94: Supreme
  • 112461 Posts
  • 801 Topics
  • 6699 Solutions
Registered:

I find it annoying that the excuses they made for not meeting thiose targets.. existed well before the promises were made in the first place.

"Unlike other major European countries, we are severely hampered by the lack of a nationwide fixed fibre network, particularly covering rural areas, outdated planning laws, and the existing 1980’s Electronic Communications Code (ECC), which all require reform for us to be able to upgrade existing mobile sites, install new ones, and link them together,"

I also see WiFi calling was mentioned in the last paragraph.....(as the saviour to all the problems)

Veritas Numquam Perit

Girl in a jacket
Message 2 of 5
2,328 Views

MI5
Level 94: Supreme
  • 128159 Posts
  • 614 Topics
  • 22505 Solutions
Registered:
It's always someone else's problem.....
If I can get fibre broadband in Rural France there's no excuse for the UK !
I have no affiliation whatsoever with O2 or any subsidiary companies. Comments posted are entirely of my own opinion. This is not Customer Service so we are unable to help with account specific issues.

Currently using:
OnePlus 6 (O2 & Sfr), Z3 Tablet (Three UK), iPhone 8+ (EE)
Message 3 of 5
2,308 Views

jonsie
Level 94: Supreme
  • 87316 Posts
  • 596 Topics
  • 5290 Solutions
Registered:

It's a disgrace to be honest just how far we lag behind in infrastructure. Shame we can never use a £600+ device to it's full extent.

2020-Awards-jonsie5695219-2




O2 Social Media

SM IconsTwitter

Instagram

Facebook




Message 4 of 5
2,213 Views

MI5
Level 94: Supreme
  • 128159 Posts
  • 614 Topics
  • 22505 Solutions
Registered:
It sure is 😞
I have no affiliation whatsoever with O2 or any subsidiary companies. Comments posted are entirely of my own opinion. This is not Customer Service so we are unable to help with account specific issues.

Currently using:
OnePlus 6 (O2 & Sfr), Z3 Tablet (Three UK), iPhone 8+ (EE)
Message 5 of 5
2,209 Views