Broadband Update

Fibre to the Premises (FTTP)

The future is FTTP. Pure fibre optic cables connect you straight to the exchange for faster and more reliable broadband.

FTTP is reliable

Stable and always there: Fibre to the Premises is tough, and gets the job done whatever the distance. So you always stay connected.

FTTP lets you do more

Everyone online at once: Even if everyone at home or work is online on different devices, with fibre your broadband won’t slow down.

Area so far covered

DN17 4JU Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) The Old Moorings
DN17 4PA Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC) The High Street
DN17 4PE Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC) Boltgate
DN17 4PF Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC) Boltgate
DN17 4PG Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC) Yorkshireside
DN17 4PH In Progress Crowle Road
DN17 4PJ In Progress Cherry Tree Villas
DN17 4PL In Progress Crowle Road
DN17 4PN Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Harrisons Yard
DN17 4PP Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Luddington Road
DN17 4PQ In Progress Sampson Street
DN17 4PR Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Washinghall Lane
DN17 4PS Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Donville Road
DN17 4PT Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Strickland Road,
DN17 4PU Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Pademoor Terrace
DN17 4PX Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Washinghall Lane
DN17 4PY Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Washinghall Lane The Stables Area
DN17 4PZ Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) Pademoor Crossroads
DN17 4QD In Progress St Bartholomews Square

Work in progress

Crowle Road and Sampson Street needs more groundwork to be able to complete threading the fibre within the underground conduits and additional poles erecting.

Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC)

The rest of Eastoft village has FTTC a technology that supports speeds up to 80Mbps
with future possibility of British Telecom rolling out for speeds of up to 330Mbps.

What can I do next ?

Go to Openreach website and check out if it’s available for your address.
If it is just follow the instructions on how to proceed.
It may give you the option to receive notification when it is available.
Don’t despair if it says that nothing is happening for this area as it isn’t so.
Keep checking weekly.

Interactive Map of Eastoft


Any Questions ?

Have a look at the Openreach site which is a good source of information.

If you want to discuss any of the above then it’s time to  talk to Tony who has been driving this project forward.


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Important Broadband Bid 

Important information about our Eastoft broadband bid    Facebook Twitter email


Press Pause

Eastoft Residents hoping for faster Broadband should consider staying with their current telephone and broadband supplier and don’t commit to a new 12 months or longer contract. More to follow shortly …….. Facebook Twitter email


Good, very good news.

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