News from Chicane

Chicane Connect has proudly supported The Somerville Foundation for many years, a local charity that supports patients with Congenital Heart Disease (CHD). The charity partnership is part of the company’s commitment to making a positive contribution to society and the communities it operates in. This week marks the 26th anniversary of the Foundation and Chicane’s Managing Director, Robert Kemp, is celebrating this milestone by embarking on 26 flights...

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We are in the eye of a storm. Several high-profile businesses in the UK – including Microsoft and Facebook – have asked their employees to work from home and an increasing number of smaller UK businesses are actively encouraging their staff to do the same. Many businesses will have robust contingency plans and have the infrastructure in place to allow the majority of their employees to...

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With the UK Government insisting that social distancing is a must whilst we try to reduce the spread of COVID-19, Chicane Connect is offering extra support for current and new customers during this difficult time. For those customers who currently have £9.95 per month subscriptions, we will reduce your call charges to 50% by applying credit on each bill for the duration of the government's...

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  What made you choose to join the Chicane team? Before joining Chicane I had just returned from a short career break travelling in Southeast Asia. Previously to that I had worked in Sales and lead generation roles for Data and Fuel Card companies. When I returned from my travels I was looking for a new challenge and to experience a different side of sales than I had...

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Over the past year or so, we have had numerous customers getting in touch with us to discuss Fibre connectivity. Unfortunately the conversation can be made confusing, as there can be a vast difference in how people define ‘Fibre’. What I will address in this month’s blog is the differences between between Fibre Broadband (FTTC) and a dedicated Fibre Leased Line.   Which is best for businesses? The...

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VoIP is fast becoming recognised as the most cost effective way to implement an affordable, flexible business telephone system. Our two fixed monthly price options package this service up in a way that covers all bases. If you are a company that relies heavily on your telecommunications but you don’t spend a huge amount on your calls then our £9.95 option is ideal. If you...

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(Pictured: Aaron Chinnery) March was a busy month for Chicane. We refitted our offices, expanded into the unit adjacent to ours and welcomed a new starter. We are thoroughly enjoying our new look premises and are excited to introduce Aaron Chinnery -Technical Support. Aaron joined Chicane from a local IT firm and brings with him a solid background in first line customer support. Aaron will be assisting our Technical team...

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Fibre Broadband news: March saw the release of the self install Fibre Broadband option, giving end users the freedom to install their Fibre Broadband connection within their own timescales after the activation date. This is good news for Chicane and our Partners as it means that customers no longer need to wait on site for an Openreach engineer to arrive within an AM or PM appointment slot. The...

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  It's been an interesting and rewarding year here at Chicane. There has been a lot going on, although surprisingly not really anything hugely groundbreaking involving technology itself. More emphasis in the technology sector this year has been put on increasing accessibility to technology, with a range of offers and incentives to get more businesses up to speed with faster connectivity. It all started with the government offering...

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