October 31 2014 Latest news:
Broadband coverage will reach 95% of properties in Suffolk by 2018 after the county became the first in Britain to sign a second-round deal with technology giant BT to extend coverage.
A rural broadband provider is taking internet access to new heights by using church towers to connect a network of Suffolk villages.
The county council is to give another £10million to extend rural broadband coverage across Suffolk – bringing 95% of properties within reach of superfast speeds by the end of 2017.
Television viewers in Clacton are being warned of possible disruption to Freeview channels caused by next generation mobile phone masts being switched on.
Suffolk County Council’s cabinet is next week expected to confirm it will spend a further £10million on extending the county’s broadband programme.