At the moment we are years away from any improvement. The work in Blockley has been declared ‘finished’ by Fastershire. And all the while the demands for Broadband in this area are growing ……
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Since the Engineer fixed a loose connection on the pole, we have been receiving an acceptable and relatively steady 6mbps download for over a week. So far so good. I also eventually received a response from Fastershire this morning: “Thank you for registering for the Better Broadband Scheme. The data we have been provided with…
Registered with Fastershire.
I currently don’t use BT or Virgin as my supplier but the transfer rate is noticeably slower over the last couple of months.
Following two months of constant complaining about drop-offs an engineer was sent. A line failure was found and he connected me to a redundant line which was serviceable. Although by no means fast, the speed is now acceptable with no drop offs. I was constantly told, by people with Indian accents, that there was nothing wrong with my line! You must ignore these people and insist on an engineer. They try to put you off by saying that you get charged for the visit if they find nothing wrong!! If you are getting drop offs, there IS something wrong.