Eircom to invest 5 million on Letterkenny broadband upgrade

first_img WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ Twitter Pinterest Twitter By News Highland – February 14, 2012 Pinterest Facebook Eircom is to spend up to €5 million in the coming months to improve broadband provision in Letterkenny.The town is one of ten in the country being provided with a new high speed fibre network, with preparatory work already underway.Briefing town councillors on the plan, Eircom spokesperson Paul Bradley said as well as improving telephone services and brodband speeds, the new network could also be used for television and othervideo based services.Addressing the wider issue of broadband availability to Highland Radio at the meeting, Paul Bradley says that despite its peripherallity, Donegal has a far higher than average take-up:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/eircm830.mp3[/podcast]center_img Previous articleStrabane residents to see significant increase in council ratesNext articleCouncillor wants plans to merge three schools in Buncrana to progress News Highland WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Facebook Eircom to invest 5 million on Letterkenny broadband upgrade Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Newsx Advertslast_img read more