B4ST Update – October 2019

B4ST Update – October 2019 GREAT PROGRESS CONTINUES! Progress has been made all round in the weeks since our last newsletter, so we thought it would be a good time to give everyone an update on how things are going. More people are getting connected through the parish and work […]

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August 2019 Update

August 2019 Update – First Properties connect! The first households in Stainton have now been connected to the B4RN service and are receiving fibre to the home broadband. The B4RN Stainton steering group is delighted to report that some 40 Stainton Parish properties now have a live B4RN service, which is […]

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May 2019 Update

May 2019 Update Routes 3 and 5 – Stainton Cross, Stainton Ford Much of the route digging, householder digging of ducting across gardens and house kits are now installed on this route. We are now waiting for some road crossings, which need to be done by B4RN contractors. These are […]

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Gigabit Voucher Scheme – It’s time to register

We’ve previously mentioned a government scheme called the Gigabit Voucher Scheme, which is there to help projects like ours fund the cost of connecting to Hyper-fast broadband. Generous community investment to date has enabled continued progress, the Gigabit Voucher Scheme is what we need to keep going and complete the […]

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B4ST Champions

In an effort to make it easier for anyone around the parish who feel they are not fully up to speed on the progress of the B4RN Stainton project, or those on upcoming routes in Halfpenny, Millbridge or Barrows Green areas of the parish, wanting to know more about when […]

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More routes on the way!

We are on our way! We are currently working on obtaining wayleaves for the second phase of the project – known as routes 1 and 2. These routes will connect households in the Millbridge and Halfpenny areas of the parish. Obtaining wayleaves and mapping the routes accurately according to those […]

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Look at our banner!

Nice isn’t it! Your B4ST steering group has put this striking new sign up next to the Milennium Cross on the corner of the A65 to let the world know B4RN is coming to Stainton.

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Lots more digging taking place

There has been lots of digging taking place around the parish, with our contractor putting in main trunk cabling and chambers, and householders digging their individual cable ducting to their houses. Here are some more pics to show the work taking place: Trunk cabling being dug inPath for cabling from […]

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