Listen again to Dan from Mint and Sprint and Martyn from Dads Army at B4SW telling Radio 4 why their communities are digging for victory, enabling rural people to get access to the best broadband in the world.
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The date for the thirteenth Show-Tell day is set for the Wednesday 12th September 2018. These events have been extremely popular and have allowed valuable information to be shared. The day includes field visits to see various aspects of the B4RN community fibre broadband deployment. The event, as before will be jointly hosted by B4RN and Emtelle in Melling and the surrounding B4RN … [Read more…]
We are delighted to announce three new opportunities to become part of our hard working and dedicated teams! To find out more head over to our opportunities page here – https://b4rn.org.uk/about-us/opportunities/ Please feel free to share this news within your community.
We have decided to reorganise how B4RN is going to operate in the East Anglia area. The main difference is that we are changing back to the standard model we have used in all our other parish builds in the North West, with the local volunteer team for each parish working directly with B4RN HQ … [Read more…]
The date for the twelfth Show-Tell day is set for the Wednesday 28th March 2018. These events have been extremely popular and have allowed valuable information to be shared. The day includes field visits to see various aspects of the B4RN community fibre broadband deployment. The event, as before will be jointly hosted by B4RN and Emtelle in Melling and the surrounding … [Read more…]
Please be aware that On Wednesday 13th December we’ll be closing early at 11am, but you can leave any messages or emails and we’ll respond as soon as we can. We will be open as normal on Thursday 14th.
Well done to all the Casterton B4RNStormers. Their final spur is now in, and if you click on the link you’ll be able to see the photos on their latest newsletter. A good job, done perfectly. The Final Spur
B4RN AGM 2017 was held at Queen Elizabeth School, Kirkby Lonsdale. Queen Elizabeth School, Kirkby Lonsdale very kindly hosted B4RN’s sixth AGM on the 10th October 2017. There was a good turn-out, with 163 shareholders in attendance, and an additional 136 proxies. Members were welcomed by Company Secretary and Director, Monica Lee, who introduced … [Read more…]
Notice to all shareholders. B4RN will be holding its Annual General Meeting on the 10th October 2017. Notice to the AGM and all relevant documents have been sent out to shareholders. If you have not received these, please contact the office on 01524 555887. We hope you will be able to join us as it’s … [Read more…]
Dear B4RN supporter, This is a brief note to keep you up to date with some developments. We are continuing to expand the network at a tremendous rate – some of this is obvious, as testified by our phenomenal increase in connections. At the start of the financial year on 1st April 2016 we had … [Read more…]