Community Consultation for our Next Step gathers pace

We've had a very good response to our request for views on how we should proceed after cancelling the procurement recently. Our choice is between a new procurement with a 400% larger budget and a 180% larger area or waiting for the new Government R100 programme. In our post here we describe the detail of what each option means for broadband provision for [...]

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BT Network Survey: Interim Snapshot

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To be fair we have had some positive responses about BT's service - three or four - but a lot of complaint. The observation we would make is that the further from an [...]

Broadband Gap Survey: Interim Snapshot

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These response figures show the interest the KCB project has generated, but the responses to the questions "How has the lack of connectivity in KCB's area affected you?" [...]

KCB Newsletter: Reconfiguring Our Approach

Well, as you may have gathered from the website, CBS delivered a bombshell on 12th February, and we have spent the last fortnight putting in place a considered and appropriate [...]

KCB Board Meeting, 28th February 2016

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After a couple of weeks in which KCB has been trying to understand the implications of bombshell dropped by CBS at the meeting on the 12th, see here, our board meeting last [...]

KCB Postcode Map

A rough map of the postcodes we are presently able to provide a service to. Detail on this [...]

KCB meeting with CBS, 12th February at the Colintraive Hotel

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We're reporting specifically on this meeting between Kyles Community Broadband and Community Broadband Scotland because we received news which has the potential to be a huge [...]

End of January Update on KCB

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On Thursday the board met for the first time after the community consulation meetings and we've summarised proceedings here, pending the approval and publication of the [...]

Original Scoping Reports Published!

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At the recent KCB Board meeting we decided that we should publish all three of the scoping reports that gave rise to the project - and the data, like the graphic above! We [...]

Tighnabruaich Scoping Report

1. Local Area Information Kilfinan Parish (PA21 postcode area) is located on the Scottish West coast mainland in South Cowal, accessible by the A82 trunk road into the [...]

Colintraive & Glendaruel Scoping Report, March 2014

COLINTRAIVE & GLENDARUEL DEVELOPMENT TRUST COMMUNITY SCOPING OVERVIEW     Project Area   Area 1 Colintraive and Glendaruel   Located in [...]