WikiWirral its great, register, enjoy and welcome.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,031,368
Topics76,000
Members13,973
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs6
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
20 registered members (baldybrewer, 5 invisible), 1,202 guests, and303 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Booster jab
by casper. 25th Sep 2021 4:28pm
Can anyone recommend an experienced Physio Wirral
by Longnails. 17th Sep 2021 5:41pm
The CB Radio Wirral FB Page
by TheGodSplinter. 14th Sep 2021 3:04am
Our Earth
by granny. 8th Sep 2020 10:02am
New Wirral History
Mersey Park Primary School
by Maisie. 12th Mar 2011 2:14pm
1970s flats on the noctorum
by mark64. 13th Aug 2010 11:47pm
holy trinity church.
by cathcart. 1st Jul 2010 7:19am
Highfield School, Oxton,
by . 10th Jun 2007 10:49pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Cruise liner Anthem of the Seas
Tram by the Penny Bridge
Topic Replies
Old Car Photo
by diggingdeeper. 23rd Oct 2021 10:17pm
Road Repairs
by _Ste_. 23rd Oct 2021 4:59pm
Our Earth
by Salmon. 23rd Oct 2021 2:56pm
holy trinity church.
by mikeeb. 23rd Oct 2021 1:21pm
Wanted 1hp single phase electric motor
by spider. 22nd Oct 2021 12:52pm
Hedgehog Rescue
by granny. 21st Oct 2021 12:54pm
Sir David Amess
by keef666. 20th Oct 2021 6:33am
Temporary relocation of Birkenhead Market
by mikeeb. 17th Oct 2021 1:54pm
Doctors appointments
by moretonkiwi. 17th Oct 2021 1:28am
October
M T W T F S S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Royden Hall Christmas Fair
by Greenwood. 28th Sep 2021 10:59am
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout #1059324
25th Sep 2018 8:17pm
25th Sep 2018 8:17pm
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 37
Great Sutton
P
Papa_Juliet Offline OP
Newbeee
Papa_Juliet  Offline OP
Newbeee
P
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 37
Great Sutton
Wallasey will be the first to have Openreach direct fibre as Wirral is announced as 10th new area to benefit from FTTP rollout.

Openreach announce Wirrak area for FTTP rollout.

Google Ads
Re: Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout [Re: Papa_Juliet] #1059330
25th Sep 2018 8:54pm
25th Sep 2018 8:54pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 14,000
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 14,000
Birkenhead
Chasing clouds yet again.


We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn
Re: Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout [Re: diggingdeeper] #1059353
26th Sep 2018 3:04pm
26th Sep 2018 3:04pm
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 92
Wallasey village
N
Near_Oval Offline
Member
Near_Oval  Offline
Member
N
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 92
Wallasey village
Originally Posted by diggingdeeper
Chasing clouds yet again.


Not a phrase am familiar with - care to elaborate?

Re: Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout [Re: Near_Oval] #1059361
26th Sep 2018 5:16pm
26th Sep 2018 5:16pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 14,000
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 14,000
Birkenhead
Originally Posted by Near_Oval
Originally Posted by diggingdeeper
Chasing clouds yet again.


Not a phrase am familiar with - care to elaborate?


Yet another roll out that will never be completed which means they only complete those areas that they would choose to cherry pick, the poor speed and remote areas never fully catch up.

There should be a running order where the low speed areas are done in parallel with the favoured areas, instead they are "planned" for the end of the project which never happens because they start another project.

Doesn't affect me directly, I have 75+mbps which is a lot faster than most servers deliver these days but it pees me off that they are given contracts with conditions that just seem to fade away.


We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn
Re: Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout [Re: Papa_Juliet] #1059362
26th Sep 2018 5:29pm
26th Sep 2018 5:29pm
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 92
Wallasey village
N
Near_Oval Offline
Member
Near_Oval  Offline
Member
N
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 92
Wallasey village
could that be related to where it is most economical to dep;oy the service as well?
Once privatised their god will always be the profit and shareholder value?

Re: Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout [Re: Papa_Juliet] #1059900
6th Oct 2018 10:52am
6th Oct 2018 10:52am
Joined: Sep 2018
Posts: 164
Wallasey
S
ShySusie Offline
Enthusiast
ShySusie  Offline
Enthusiast
S
Joined: Sep 2018
Posts: 164
Wallasey
My friend in the flatlet above lets me hook up to her Wifi. I cannot afford my own.

Re: Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout [Re: ShySusie] #1060501
19th Oct 2018 9:30am
19th Oct 2018 9:30am
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 2,231
Oxton
Gibbo Offline
Forum Master
Gibbo  Offline
Forum Master
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 2,231
Oxton
Originally Posted by ShySusie
My friend in the flatlet above lets me hook up to her Wifi. I cannot afford my own.


Tut tut. That's a breach of the terms of their contract.

Re: Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout [Re: Papa_Juliet] #1063494
25th Dec 2018 12:59pm
25th Dec 2018 12:59pm
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 254
Wirral
Littlebear Offline
Addict
Littlebear  Offline
Addict
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 254
Wirral
I know we absolutely need 1000mb/s ASAP because it is vital to watch The Voice in 8k, and beyond that John Lewis Christmas adverts in 2030 in 64k/128k in the future - I have about 17mb/s, but realistically much less than that, and that is fast enough for me.

Are there any advantages apart from convenience and ability to watch reality TV shite or superhero movies in higher quality?

Re: Wirral to be next for Openreach Fibre rollout [Re: Gibbo] #1063519
26th Dec 2018 5:58pm
26th Dec 2018 5:58pm
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,044
Heswallish
F
fish5133 Offline
Forum Guardian
fish5133  Offline
Forum Guardian
F
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,044
Heswallish
Originally Posted by Gibbo
Originally Posted by ShySusie
My friend in the flatlet above lets me hook up to her Wifi. I cannot afford my own.


Tut tut. That's a breach of the terms of their contract.


Is it any different to my kids using the internet in our house. can be 4 0r 5 users on at once


Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Road Repairs
by granny. 21st Oct 2021 10:59am
Hedgehog Rescue
by BultacoAstro. 21st Oct 2021 9:12am
Sir David Amess
by cools. 18th Oct 2021 1:41pm
Royden Hall Christmas Fair
by Smeeble. 27th Sep 2021 7:50pm
Fluoridation
by diggingdeeper. 26th Sep 2021 2:42am
For Sale & Free
Wanted old unloved gas patio heater any condition
by spider. 12th Oct 2021 6:43pm
Arm chair / 2 seat sofa
by Peter0787. 5th Oct 2021 12:31pm
Wanted Yellow Enamel Paint
by BultacoAstro. 30th Sep 2021 12:58pm
Samsung NC10 10" screen Notebook
by gerrymoore. 30th Sep 2021 10:17am
Wanted 1hp single phase electric motor
by spider. 6th Aug 2021 2:42pm
Member Spotlight
_Ste_
_Ste_
Skid Row
Posts: 16,311
Joined: August 2005
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Mikew2207, GaryD, DaveSwanage, OscarFelixJake, Owlsofwirral
13973 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Road Repairs
by granny. 21st Oct 2021 10:59am
Royden Hall Christmas Fair
by Smeeble. 27th Sep 2021 7:50pm
Fire logs
by TheComputerLab. 24th Sep 2021 2:53pm
Temporary relocation of Birkenhead Market
by mikeeb. 29th May 2021 1:01pm
Dock Branch Park
by mikeeb. 6th Feb 2021 1:03pm
News : New Topics
Hedgehog Rescue
by BultacoAstro. 21st Oct 2021 9:12am
Sir David Amess
by cools. 18th Oct 2021 1:41pm
Panic buying
by mikeeb. 25th Sep 2021 10:47am
Energy firms going bust
by cools. 23rd Sep 2021 8:49pm
La Plama Volcanic Eruption
by granny. 21st Sep 2021 3:26pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Fluoridation
by diggingdeeper. 26th Sep 2021 2:42am
Spooky image
by cools. 23rd Sep 2021 7:58pm
Bultaco pursang
by Bultaco. 13th Mar 2019 12:43pm
Old Car Photo
by petzl. 5th Mar 2015 9:30pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Sun 7:57am
Sunset Sun 5:55pm
Local Time Sun 12:20am
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1