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Fast fibre: A community shows the way
15/02/2013

From BBC News – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-21442348 (Rory Cellan-Jones, Technology correspondent) How fast is your home broadband? Seventy to 80 Mbps if you’re

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Staying Safer Online
16/01/2013

Facebook Checklist Really helpful basic guide to using Facebook more safely including choosing Friends carefully, who can read what you

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CLA call for universal broadband coverage vindicated by independent think tank
08/01/2013

The CLA’s long-held belief that the Government should not be solely fixated on broadband speed has been vindicated by a

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Benefits of getting online – case studies from Adult Learning Centres
07/01/2013

George Irving (Willie) enrolled on a computer class in Morpeth Adult Learning Centre in March 2012. George had spent most

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Inspiring digital champion stories from Go ON UK

To reach out to a broad range, particularly those most disadvantaged, it is important to work with partners to broaden

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Broadband Loan Scheme launched
03/01/2013

Northumberland’s quest for superfast broadband has a new weapon – a £1.3million loan scheme that is the first of its

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Local councillors: ‘to e or not to e’

Writen by David Francis – Northumberland Association of Local Councils The workings of local (parish and town) councils have moved-on

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What happens when the post office loses its internet connection?
30/12/2012

Written by John Popham and originally published at http://johnpopham.com/2012/12/30/what-happens-when-the-post-office-loses-its-internet-connection/  I think this is a poignant story. Bellingham Post Office in

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Big Lottery Fund support to help people get online
12/12/2012

Broadband take up in Northumberland is lower than the national average (66% compared to the national figure of 71%). In

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