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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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Back in March, the Government launched a voucher scheme to get more businesses moved onto a dedicated Fibre Leased Line by offering a substantial £3k grant to help businesses with the installation cost. As you can imagine, interest in this was high, partly down to the lack of available Fibre To The Cabinet facilities currently available at UK business parks. The scheme was capped at £40m,...

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Digital Economy Minister Ed Vaizey has this week been urging businesses to apply for £3000 broadband grants before it’s too late. More than 40,000 small and medium businesses (SMEs) across the UK including 1407 in the East of England have now benefited from the Government’s Broadband Connection voucher scheme, latest figures published today show. The scheme, which helps SMEs get connected to superfast broadband has seen...

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