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November 2018

UK warns telecoms groups to check security of 5G suppliers
Financial Times

6 November 2018

 

October 2018

EE launches the UK’s first 5G trial
BBC Breakfast TV

8 October 2018


EE launches the UK’s first 5G trial
BBC Radio 5 Live

8 October 2018

 

August 2018

Rural superfast broadband rollout generates £9bn, says report
Financial Times

20 August 2018

 

July 2018

Has Facebook lost its lustre?
BBC Radio 5 Live

29 July 2018


ARCEP takes the "lose-lose" out of competitive fibre-laying
TelecomTV

27 July 2018


BT Group Q1 2018/19 results and trading statement
BBC Radio 4 – Today

27 July 2018


Openreach to cut price of fast broadband
BBC News

24 July 2018


Will EC's Android ruling help or hinder the mobile industry?
TechRadar Pro

19 July 2018


Broadband speeds in UK slip down global league table
BBC News Online

10 July 2018

 

June 2018

Europe’s new privacy rules: 1 month in, 7 takeaways
POLITICO

25 June 2018


Gavin Patterson’s time up as BT looks to future
Financial Times

9 June 2018


EU telecoms rule changes will hinder rather than help 5G, claim industry
TechRadar Pro

6 June 2018

 

May 2018

Vodafone deal for Liberty Global assets tests EU on telecoms consolidation
POLITICO

13 May 2018


Ministers urged to force telecoms operators to plug mobile phone not-spots in rural areas
BBC News TV

12 May 2018
 


BT to cut 13,000 jobs and ditch central London HQ
Sky News

10 May 2018

 

April 2018

Facebook reports first-quarter earnings
BBC World News

26 April 2018


Facebook data collection raises questions for mobile operators
TechRadar Pro

20 April 2018


What does the Ofcom 5G auction mean for the UK mobile industry?
TechRadar Pro

13 April 2018


UK’s 5G auction raises £1.35bn from four bidders
Financial Times

5 April 2018


Superfast 5G mobiles are a step closer
BBC News Online

5 April 2018

 

March 2018

Cambridge Analytica whistle-blower gives evidence to DCMS Committee
BBC World TV

27 March 2018


5G auction bidding starts in UK
BBC News Online

20 March 2018


Ofcom opens net neutrality probe into Vodafone and Three
Financial Times

6 March 2018

 

February 2018

Facebook is playing nice with its telecoms frenemies this year
Quartz

27 February 2018


Mobile World Congress to show why Europe is the world’s 5G laggard
POLITICO

26 February 2018


Ofcom bolsters plan to accelerate investment in ultrafast broadband
Financial Times

23 February 2018


Rent-a-church spire plan to boost mobile phone coverage
BBC News – Online

18 February 2018


UK is promised a full-fibre broadband diet
Financial Times

16 February 2018


Ten gigabit home broadband tested in UK
BBC News Online

13 February 2018


Vodafone boasts 200Mbps with 4G mini mast in Cornish trial
The Register

12 February 2018


TalkTalk Q3 results & full fibre announcement
BBC Radio 4 – Today

8 February 2018 


Around the World with Global Broadband Futures Conference
Sydney, Australia

2 February 2018


Alphabet, Apple, Amazon, Alibaba results
BBC World TV

2 February 2018

 

January 2018

Sky/Fox merger – CMA provisional findings
BBC Breakfast TV

25 January 2018


Facebook, Google and Twitter testify in Congress over extremist content on their platforms
BBC World TV

17 January 2018


Ofcom cracks on with spectrum auction rules, despite Three's legal challenge
The Register

17 January 2018

 

December 2017

5G rollout legal challenges defeated
BBC News Online

20 December 2017


Broadband overt 'wet string' tested for fun
BBC News Online

13 December 2017

 

November 2017

Ofcom battles setbacks with temporary rules for business broadband market
Financial Times

23 November 2017


UK telecoms groups in line for up to £300m refund
Financial Times

22 November 2017

 

October 2017

Australia counts the cost of broadband blunders
Financial Times

30 October 2017