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Achieved….

04/08/2019 – 1:43 pm |

Thank you very much for registering and showing a genuine commitment to the Whitford Community Fibre Broadband Project. Earlier today, we achieved the target required to proceed to the next stage of the project….Thank you! …

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Broadband Speed Test

01/08/2019 – 4:33 pm |

How to use our broadband speed checker 

For the most accurate results, you should use a cable to connect your computer to your router before running the test. If you need to test wirelessly, then position yourself as close to your router as possible.

You should also make sure that nothing else is using your internet connection, or running on your computer, while performing the test.

What do the broadband speed test results show? 

The tool measures the response time, or latency, of your broadband connection, as well as your download and upload speeds.

The response time, measured in milliseconds (ms), shows how quickly you get a response after you’ve sent out a request. More responsive connections – indicated with a low number – are necessary for applications where timing is everything, such as interactive video games.

The download speed shows the rate at which data is transferred from the internet to your device, while the upload speed shows the reverse – the rate that data is transferred from your device to the internet. Download speeds are usually of more interest, as most tasks require you to download information.

It’s important to note that the speed test results only represent a snapshot of your broadband connection at the time of testing. So to build an accurate picture, we would suggest you run several tests during a single week, in peak usage time (between 8pm and 10pm) and during off-peak times.

The results also only show the speeds you’re getting on the device you’re using for the test – the speed your provider is delivering to your house may be higher, especially if you’re performing the test wirelessly at some distance from your router.

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Achieved….

04/08/2019 – 1:43 pm |

Thank you very much for registering and showing a genuine commitment to the Whitford Community Fibre Broadband Project. Earlier today, we achieved the target required to proceed to the next stage of the project….Thank you!

We have now completed step 01 of the process as indicated in the following chart:

Step 02:


An email will be sent to you from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS)  from gbvshelp@culture.gov.co.uk, subject line: Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme – action is required, to the email address that you have provided to us, this may include a link which directs you to the first part of the application process which will only take 30 seconds of your time.
Depending on your email settings, these emails could end up in your Spam, Junk or Trash folder, so please check this regularly!

To avoid this, you can add gbvshelp@culture.gov.co.uk to your address book.

If you do not respond to the email, DCMS will not allocate the voucher to your property and this project will not proceed any further.

The email will look similar to this example:


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Live Plan Map

08/07/2019 – 2:59 pm |

The Information provided on this map is courtesy of: Esri UK and (OS Opendata).

The above map is live and will change colour according to application status, please click the (i) icon to find out more information.

Connecting Whitford Fibre Broadband Project Registration Form

14/07/2019 – 9:21 pm | Comments Off on Connecting Whitford Fibre Broadband Project Registration Form

Registration is now Open

FAQ’s About the Fibre Broadband project.

13/07/2019 – 11:04 pm |

Some residents and business owners have asked questions about the Community Fibre Broadband Partnership Project. Here is a list of frequently asked Questions and the answers to put your mind at ease.

Question: I …

Our Journey Starts Here

08/07/2019 – 12:37 pm |

Our Journey starts here.

Standard ADSL (copper) vs Fibre broadband

16/06/2019 – 10:27 am |

Residents and businesses in Whitford maybe unaware that they are paying the same or similar price for their current standard adsl broadband package delivered by copper wire whilst neighbouring communities that are on fibre broadband …

Events in May

08/05/2019 – 4:07 pm |

Events in May 2019

Don’t forget the following dates

May 11th Produce coffee morning and plant sale

May 14th and 28th Coffee and chat,

May 8th and 22nd Skittles Bar and social

May 23rd EU election

forthcoming events 2019

04/03/2019 – 4:06 pm |

Bingo on Saturday 23rd March 2019

7pm eyes down at 7.30pm

cash prizes and raffle .proceeds to Village Hall fund

details Maggies 01297552695

Whitford Village Lottery 2019

14/01/2019 – 4:03 pm |

The start of a new year Whitford Village . Monies raised go towards the Village Hall. Subs  are now due for 2019  Contact Jan King to Join. 552477 The winner of the first lottery for  …

Quiz Night October 20th and Bingo October 27th

11/10/2018 – 8:48 am |

Come and join in the village Quiz night, .postponed  new date to be arranged          Teams of 6 , do not worry if you do not have 6, as  you will be able to join others …

Macmillan coffee morning September28th 2018

30/09/2018 – 4:15 pm |

The Macmillan coffee morning held in Whitford Village Hall on Friday September 28th 2018 was well supported by Whitford residents and from surrounding villages . A  total of £199.42 was raised
Those attending  were treated to lots …

60s & 70s Night Saturday 15th September cancelled

03/09/2018 – 5:36 pm |

Music and dancing to Prelude a live band. in Whitford Village Hall 7.30 for 8pm Bar and nibbles Tickets £6 from Linda Marshall 01297 551077
Please get your tickets ASAP.
SORRY FOLKS DUE TO INSUFFICIENT SALES WE …