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Bringing Superfast Broadband to North Yorkshire

Open Market Review and Public Consultation Closure

Part of the formal Open Market Review (OMR) process is the public consultation period which ran for one (1) calendar month ending 4th June 2020 The OMR closure document contains details of the responses made during the consultation and the resulting actions taken from the information supplied. Full details can be found here: https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/superfast-north-yorkshire-open-market-review


June 17, 2020 0

Superfast – Phase 4

Superfast North Yorkshire continues to bring high-speed broadband to homes, communities and businesses across North Yorkshire.    North Yorkshire County Council has announced the start of the latest phase of expansion of its Superfast North Yorkshire project, which has in Phases 1, 2 and 3 already brought high quality broadband to more than 180,000 homes and businesses throughout…
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June 1, 2020 0

Phase 4 Procurement Announced

NYnet and NYCC have secured funding of £12.5m to roll out Phase 4 of the Superfast North Yorkshire programme. The Project aims to deliver against a Vision to secure as close to 100% coverage as possible of next generation access (“NGA”) broadband in North Yorkshire (“the County”) The Project recognises that the broad geography of…
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May 18, 2020 0

Public Consultation Launched – May 2020

Introduction   North Yorkshire covers 8,654 square kilometres (3,341 sq mi) and geographically is the largest County in England. The County includes the towns of Harrogate, Richmond, Scarborough, Selby and Skipton, as well as Ripon and the County town of Northallerton.  North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) has a Vision to provide Next Generation Access (NGA) broadband services (capable of…
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May 1, 2020 0

Open Market Review (OMR) Announced – Jan 2020

January – 2020 SFNY is issuing this OMR request for information to all recognised broadband infrastructure and internet providers in the North Yorkshire area. This request is being published on the following websites:    http://www.northyorks.gov.uk   http://www.yortender.co.uk   The results of the OMR will assist us with understanding the full broadband infrastructure (in terms of available speeds and technologies) already in…
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May 1, 2020 0

Phase 3 contract announced

North Yorkshire County Council has awarded the contract for phase three of its Superfast North Yorkshire (SFNY) project to BT plc, meaning more than 14,000 more premises can look forward to better broadband. In partnership with BDUK, the Government’s broadband delivery programme and the EU, the council is to be the principal funder of the…
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March 6, 2018 0

Phase 3 contract signed

Wednesday 14th February, 2018 North Yorkshire County Council and its wholly-owned company NYnet have signed the contract for phase three of its Superfast North Yorkshire (SFNY) project with Openreach, the business responsible for Britain’s largest phone and broadband network. The contract will deliver superfast broadband coverage with speeds of more than 30Mbps to an additional…
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March 6, 2018 0