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Worried about costs blog 01

Worried about rising costs? We can help

As energy bills and the ever-rising cost of living continues to be a source of stress for most of us, it’s only natural that we’re looking for ways to save money wherever we can. But did you know that you might be eligible to save money on your broadband costs? With our Social Tariff, you […]

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Smart Farms blog 01

How broadband keeps our farmers connected and singing

When we think of fast and reliable broadband, our minds invariably head to cities, towns and suburbs. And yes, sadly it’s often in shorter supply when we move into more rural settings. However, a fast and stable broadband connection has become increasingly important to those working in agriculture as technology continues to play an ever-bigger […]

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Speed blog 01

Understanding Broadband Speeds

Distinguishing your FTTP from your FTTC, and your Mbps from your Gbps Do you find all the talk around broadband speeds confusing? Well, you’re not alone, so let us try and help. Broadband speeds are determined by a combination of factors including bandwidth, connection type, distance, congestion and service plan, to name a few. Once […]

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Looking to break up with your broadband provider this Valentines Day

Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s, Galentine’s or Palentine’s this February 14th, maybe it’s time to look at your key relationships and see who needs to stay and who needs to go. There’s no relationship able to cause more grief within the family than one with a lacklustre broadband provider. So if your household harmony is being […]

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Top 5 tips for keeping our kids safe online

Tuesday 6th February is Safer Internet Day 2024, an event promoting safe and positive internet use for children and young people across the UK. As a responsible Scottish broadband supplier, we want to do all we can to support our communities. So, to mark this occasion, we’ve outlined the top 5 ways we keep our […]

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Network cable blog 01

What’s the difference between internet, broadband and WiFi?

The world of information technology can be a complex one, and with technology moving faster than most of us can keep up, it’s easy to get lost in what everything means. While we use the terms ‘internet’, ‘broadband’ and ‘WiFi’ on a daily basis, they’re often (incorrectly) used interchangeably. So what actually is the difference […]

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  • Lothian Broadband win national Rural Impact Award

    The inaugural INCA Awards took place on Monday 5th November 2018 in London to celebrate the UK’s most innovative and inspirational alternative network providers (altnets) currently operating across the UK. Selected by a team of independent judges, Lothian Broadband won the Rural Impact award for the economic benefits a Superfast Broadband connection has given to […]

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  • Exciting times as Lothian Broadband acquires Highland Wireless

    We are very excited to share the news of our recent acquisition of rural broadband provider, Highland Wireless!   Highland Wireless is a wireless broadband operator serving the rural communities around central Sutherland and we are pleased to welcome Cameron Warren and his Highland Wireless team to join us at Lothian Broadband.   The acquisition is part of Lothian Broadband’s strategy to become the leading fixed wireless operator in Scotland.  As you may already know, we have invested in building pure fibre and […]

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  • Top Tips for your Broadband this Christmas

    As with all broadband suppliers, at Lothian Broadband we are anticipating an increase in online traffic over the festive period. With new technology gifts and the increase in video calls between families this year, we want to make sure we were helping to improve every customers’ online experience.   We have therefore put together some “top tips” to help you get the most out […]

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  • FTTP Rollout to 50,000 Premises

    Fixed wireless and full-fibre ISP Lothian Broadband, which covers parts of East Lothian and Mid Lothian in rural Scotland, has today announced that they’re planning to accelerate growth through a “large-scale investment in fibre infrastructure” by deploying FTTP to 50,000 homes in communities where they already have a presence. Until recently, the provider was largely […]

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  • Ultrafast Broadband for AgbioInvestor

    Lothian Broadband are very pleased to be able to provide AgbioInvestor with a PureFibre broadband connection. Being the leading source of global crop protection market information, AgbioInvestor require an exceptional broadband connection to provide this data as quickly and efficiently as possible. Lothian Broadband provides an Ultrafast PureFibre (FTTP) solution which has helped to offer […]

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  • Have you heard about Whitekirk Hill

    Just outside North Berwick is a new contemporary destination. Serving delicious meals in the Orangery & Walled Terrace. Whitekirk Hill also plays host to a luxurious Spa, Gym, Pool and unique indoor play area. As a business they require a dedicated line. The licensed link Lothian Broadband provide enables a superfast connection ensuring their idyllic, […]

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