Benefits at Home

Superfast broadband lets you make the most of all the entertainment on offer on the internet and opens up a whole new world for you and your family!

Download movies in a matter of minutes – allowing you to watch what you want, when you want it.

  • Faster photo & video transfers, particularly when others are also accessing these services – audio and video downloads happen almost instantaneously.

  • Save time and money – shop for best deals, buy and sell, order groceries, pay your bills online and find the services you need

  • Find jobs and services - apply for jobs online and cut travel costs by working from home

  • Online gamers gaining an advantage with improved response times.

  • A recent OFCOM report suggests that older and disabled people will be able to achieve greater social and economic inclusion and engagement, as well as better access to e-health care services.

  • Your children will be able to access and download the information they need to complete homework more quickly.

  • Stay in touch with friends and family using social media and online video calling such as Skype.

  • Work from home with cloud computing, cutting down on your travel time

Whatever you’re into, fibre will make it quicker and easier. It’s not just about doing one thing online much faster; it’s about everyone in the household being able to do their own thing online all at the same time.


Superfast broadband for education

  • Open learning – Learning material readily available wherever you are i.e. Virtual Learning Environments (VLE)

  • Development of IT skills creating benefits for future employment

  • Future opportunities – Equip children and young people with skills for the future

  • More creative learning environments – inspiring imaginations and learning through more interactive packages

  • Many universities, colleges and other organisations are also developing more distance learning courses. Learndirect provides access to many courses run by UK bodies.

Child playing game on smart device at home.