Catch up with your old favourites

This month on twitter the Superfast Leicestershire team have been delving into the topic of the nations favourite shows and the ones we cannot help but watch over and over again. From Absolutely Fabulous, to Peep Show, via the IT Crowd, and some real throwbacks like Dinnerladies, Blackadder, and The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, some shows stay with us.
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Superfast Leicestershire Digital Ambassador Award

Superfast Leicestershire are proud to have sponsored this year’s Digital Ambassador Award at the Leicestershire Live Women in Business Awards 2019.

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Leicestershire in the fast lane

Thousands of homes and businesses in west Leicestershire will soon be able to benefit from some of the UK’s fastest broadband speeds.

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We are proud to announce that we are a finalist in the Connected Britain awards 2019!

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Milestone mark for broadband programme

Parish councillors, Broadband Delivery UK, Openreach and County Council representatives unveil the 600th cabinet

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Project Update: October 2018


We are delighted to report that we remain on track to reach 96% of Leicester and Leicestershire with superfast fibre broadband by the end of 2018. We are also developing plans to roll out superfast broadband to many of the remaining four percent of homes and businesses, which are mainly located in the most difficult to reach rural areas.

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Digital Growth Workshops

The Digital Growth Programme provides free support to small and medium sized enterprises, their latest events are: 
October 2018
2nd Integrating Social Media into your Business (two-day workshop) – The Belmont Hotel, Leicester
2nd International Marketing and Selling Cross-Border Leicester Racecourse – Oadby and Wigston
3rd  Video Marketing including Live Streaming – Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough
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Latest News from The Digital Growth Programme

The Digital Growth Programme provides free support to small and medium sized enterprises in the form of action-planning workshops delivered across Leicester and Leicestershire.

We at Superfast Leicestershire are proud to work alongside the Digital Growth Programme to recognise the importance of continued professional development and education. Technology moves fast and it is easy to feel like the new opportunities to improve business productivity and performance are passing you by.

The Programme hosts a wide range of seminars and workshops on lots of interesting subjects which can help you develop your business skills. The current programme for The Digital Growth Programme’s workshops are;

April 2018
25th Blogging for Business – Pera Business Park, Melton Mowbray
26th Developing Effective Content for the Web – Pera Business Park, Melton Mowbray
26th Email Marketing for Success – The Belmont Hotel, Leicester

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Stakeholder Forum 2018

We are hosting our first Stakeholder Event of 2018 this summer.

  • When? Thursday 28th June 2018, 6pm-8pm
  • Where? Framland Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield.
  • Who? The event will be hosted by the Superfast Leicestershire Team. Anyone who is interested in learning more about the project’s progress or our future plans is welcome to attend. We would particularly like to hear from residents eligible to Phase 3 funding, who are currently not included in the roll out and those with very slow or no current broadband connection.
  • What? The agenda for the event will be confirmed soon, but is due to include talks from several Project Officers on the developments in the programme, options for those not in the rollout plan, Phase 3, and time for your questions and concerns. The details of our past Stakeholder Events can be read here.

To keep up to date with the details of the event and to register your interest please email us on