IT Farmer: 003 Autumn 2018

Farmers and landowners helped delive Farmer IT 008 l Autumn 2018 A small village long suffering from inadequate broadband speeds is now benefiting from some of the fastest connections in the UK following the help of farmers. Farmers dig miles of trenches broadband in rural Welsh ha decided to form a Community Interest Company to bring ultrafast Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) broadband. Farmers helped the general public in the hamlet of Michaelston y Fedw where residents have been unable to use broadband to go about their daily lives. With internet speeds averaging 4Mbps, the village, to the west of Newport, Connectivity